Dancer Daily Page

Today April 13th

Student Division-

Daily Stretch

Check out this Rocket, Taylor Shimko, is training at home and finding her new normal!

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Upper-Level Dancers & Teachers! 

Here is a great Website of LOTS of Live Classes!

Need a refresher on how to sew your pointe or pre-pointe shoes? Check out the video below for a step by step guided to sewing your shoes. 


Ballet Barre

Miss Kesha's

Modern PCC Class

The Teacher's Corner!

Miss Samantha's Song of the Day
A daily song from a class playlist

Miss Nichola's

Ab Workout

Create a dance or workout
to the song above.
Send us a video to
get posted on the website!

Daily Workout



The Nutcracker is a holiday tradition for most dance companies. Take a behind the scenes look at how the Royal Ballet creates this magical ballet.

Ready for a challenge! Grab a deck of cards and see if you can get through the whole deck. 

Dance History

Lin-Manuel Miranda


Lin-Manuel Miranda (born January 16, 1980) is an American composer, lyricist, singer, rapper, actor, producer, and playwright, widely known for creating and starring in the Broadway musicals In the Heights and HamiltonHis awards include a Pulitzer Prize, three Tony Awards, three Grammy Awards, an Emmy Award, a MacArthur Fellowship, and a Kennedy Center Honor in 2018.

Miranda wrote the music and lyrics for the 2008 Broadway musical In the Heights. The stage musical has been made into a film, also titled In the Heights which is scheduled to be released in June 2020. His work won the Tony Award for Best Original Score, the show's cast album won the Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, and the show won the Tony Award for Best Musical. Miranda was also nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for his lead role. He gained wider recognition for writing the book, music and lyrics for Hamilton, which has been acclaimed as a pop culture phenomenon since its Broadway premiere in 2015. The show earned the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, the Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, and was nominated for a record-setting 16 Tony Awards, of which it won 11, including Best Musical, Best Original Score and Best Book. For portraying the titular role, Miranda was nominated for another Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical. The Hamilton cast recording spent ten weeks atop Billboard's Top Rap Albums chart in 2015, and was eventually named by Billboard as the eleventh-biggest album of the 2010s. The Hamilton Mixtape, an album of covers of songs from the musical, developed by and featuring Miranda, reached number one on the Billboard 200.

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