on all orders over $50

Fast Feet Baakari Wilder

Tap dancer Baakari Wilder

By Laura Di Orio of Dance Informa. Baakari Wilder speaks with his feet. Watching him perform as a tap dancer becomes an entrancing experience. Often dressed in an untucked button-down shirt and slacks, it is through his feet that Wilder …

Continue reading

Bad Boys of Dance’s Daniela Filippone talks playing a star-crossed lover in ‘Romeo and Juliet’

Daniela Filippone and James Boyd.

By Stephanie Wolf of Dance Informa. With graceful balletic lines, a romantic sensibility to her movement and an effervescent stage presence, Daniela Filippone is the quintessential Juliet. She’s been traveling all over Europe, dancing the iconic role in Bad Boys …

Continue reading

Demi Remick Has the World at her Tapping Feet

Tap dancer Demi Remick

By Chelsea Thomas of Dance Informa. At 18 years old, Capezio Athlete Demi Remick might just be graduating high school this year, but by no means is she just like any other teenager preparing for college. In fact, most who …

Continue reading

Congratulations to 2014 Youth America Grand Prix winners

2014 Youth America Grand Prix

The results for the 2014 Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) have been released, with 17-year-old Cesar Corrales of American Ballet Theatre Studio Company winning the Grand Prix in the Senior Age Division and 14-year-old Harrison Lee of The McDonald College …

Continue reading

YAGP 2014

Youth America Grand Prix

By Katherine Moore of Dance Informa. On April 9th, the Final Round competition of the prestigious Youth American Grand Prix will take place at Lincoln Center in New York City. YAGP, the world’s largest ballet competition, culminates annually to award …

Continue reading

Dance Bag Essentials

Capezio Dance Bag

By Laura Di Orio of Dance Informa. With a busy dance schedule of classes and rehearsals at the studio, and then tech, dress and performances at the theater, it may sometimes feel like you live out of your dance bag. …

Continue reading

Jaimee and Travis Tuft, A Pair in Dance and in Life

Ballroom dancers Jaimee and Travis Tuft

By Katherine Moore of Dance Informa. The Beginning "Neither of us saw each other as something special,” says Jaimee Tuft of her current husband and dancing partner, Travis Tuft. When they first met as teenagers at ballroom summer camp, Jaimee …

Continue reading

Capezio darling Anami Thomas follows in her parents’ footsteps

Child model Anami Thomas

By Chelsea Thomas of Dance Informa. Six-year-old Anami Thomas might have just started dancing three years ago but there is no doubt that if she puts her mind to it, she can be just as successful as her all-star parents. …

Continue reading

Capezio Athlete, ballroom dancer Vard Margaryan

Ballroom dancers

By Stephanie Wolf of Dance Informa. From Armenia to New York City, Capezio Athlete Vard Margaryan is taking up some major ballroom dancing real estate, and showing no signs of slowing down. Well versed in not only ballroom, but a …

Continue reading

2014 Capezio A.C.E Awards – Applications Now Open

Erica Sobol, Capezio A.C.E Awards

By Deborah Searle of Dance Informa. Since 2009, The Capezio A.C.E Awards have increasingly become a prestigious platform for choreographers to present their work. With winners such as Travis Wall and Peter Chu, the Awards are very competitive, and highly …

Continue reading