The Parents Behind The Performer – And Their Extremely Annoying Habits.

Okay, so I don’t mean for this post to sound totally ungrateful towards our parents because yes, they most probably made our career possible – as children they spent hours of their own precious time carting us to and from our specialist classes, forking out thousands of pounds for tuition fees, new dance shoes and … Continue reading The Parents Behind The Performer – And Their Extremely Annoying Habits.

The Importance Of Training & How It Preps You For Life.

Word on the street is that they are thinking of removing the arts from the schooling system... I'm sorry. WHAT?! Do my ears decieve me? JUST because it isn't considered 'academic'...? I'll tell you now, anyone who has trained in the arts knows just how important it is and how you can learn things even … Continue reading The Importance Of Training & How It Preps You For Life.

Conversations That Dancers Are Bored Of Having 

As a dancer you will find, that people have expectations and prejudgements of you. Dancers are stereotyped to be and act a certain way, and honestly, that’s OKAY! We don’t mind (most of the time)! Because yes, more often than not, we do play up to the stereotype (as we have already established, we love … Continue reading Conversations That Dancers Are Bored Of Having 

13 Things Stagey People Do, That Normal People Don’t

Urban dictionary shows the word 'stagey' is used to describe all things excessively theatrical, including the people. Stagey people are almost a species of their own, you can tell one from almost a mile off (most of the time you will hear them first) - but we wouldn't have it any other way. Here are … Continue reading 13 Things Stagey People Do, That Normal People Don’t

Reasons Why Performers Don’t Refer To Their Vocational Training As University

Over my last three years of training, I have found one question very tricky to answer... "What do you do?" Okay, the first part is simple to answer. "I'm a student." But then comes the dreaded part... "What do you study?" Yeesh, right okay - Now you have 3 options. Option 1 - "I'm at … Continue reading Reasons Why Performers Don’t Refer To Their Vocational Training As University

Reasons Why Girls Expect More From Their Man

As I understand it, it isn't an easy task to find a relationship without it's fair share of so-called 'nagging'. Now, you can argue with me: no doubt there will be the odd person that would dispute this with a 'No no, I've been with my boyfriend for SIX years and we are blissfully happy, … Continue reading Reasons Why Girls Expect More From Their Man