Honestly, I take my playlists very seriously. Teaching Summer Intensive warm up first thing in the morning is a unique opportunity to set the tone for the rest of the day. I try to create class plans that will nurture those tired and achy bodies, while also preparing them for the grueling (but FUN!) day […]
Summer Intensive: Set Yourself Up For Success Many teen and adults dancers who are serious about training spend their summer away from home, being exposed to a new dance setting. Summer Intensives offer a variety of exposure to technique, choreography and amazing faculty that you may not interact with otherwise. The Malashock Dance Summer Intensive […]
I love sitting down to choose music for my classes each week, and I often hear students and instructors comment on how much they love discovering new music during dance classes. So, here are the playlists I used this Spring. I hope you enjoy!
Here it is…my playlist from November and December 2013. Every year, I close out class with a big fun phrase to “Happy Christmas the War is Over.” This year, my students made me proud. Thank you to all of Malashock Dance’s dedicated students. By the way, I’m taking requests and suggestions for my 2014 class […]
Malashock/RAW is my cup of tea. Edgy, daring, sometimes controversial – a chance-taking effort that always proves itself to be a compelling and cutting-edge evening of dance. To quote John Malashock, “It is not for the faint of heart.” Though, I sometimes still get asked the question, “What does “RAW” actually mean?” In the context […]