Who Wants to Dance IN PERSON?

“If you want to be a true professional, you will do something outside yourself. Something to repair tears in your community. Something to make life a little better for people less fortunate than you. That’s what I think a meaningful life is – living not for oneself, but for one’s community.” Supreme Court Justice RuthContinue reading “Who Wants to Dance IN PERSON?”

Celebrate National Dance Day THIS Saturday!

“Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family: Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one.” Jane Howard Dear Friends, This week, some of you got to witness something that has never ever happened before… My family dancing TOGETHER! My parents and sister obviously knowContinue reading “Celebrate National Dance Day THIS Saturday!”

Inspiration From A Real Life Superhero: Chadwick Boseman

Dear Friends, Who just re-watched Black Panther? One of the songs I choreographed 2 years ago was “Wakanda Forever” by Sho Madjozi and Ycee, inspired by the epic Avengers movie. My girls know the song. They know the dance moves. But they don’t know where the song came from. So tonight for our family movieContinue reading “Inspiration From A Real Life Superhero: Chadwick Boseman”

I’m Going Going, Back Back, To School School

“One hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money was in my bank account, nor what my clothes looked like. But the world may be a better place because I was important in the life of a child.” ForestContinue reading “I’m Going Going, Back Back, To School School”

You Sure Know How To Make Grace Cry

I want to belong to a community that values community over self, expression over silence, humility over ego, authenticity over artificial, and above all, love over hate. Stop Drop And Dance Dear Friends, Yesterday after my 9:30am Stop Drop And Dance class, I was starting to say goodbye when all of a sudden, everyone startedContinue reading “You Sure Know How To Make Grace Cry”

Surviving Covid-19

“If you see something that is not right, not fair, not just, you have a moral obligation to do something about it.” John Lewis Dear Friends, A few weeks back, I shared a TikTok video I had made about getting intentionally pushed by an older white male walking out of an ice cream shop inContinue reading “Surviving Covid-19”

The Circle of Life (aka Circle of Feelings)

“It’s the circle of life. And it moves us all. Thru despair and hope. Thru faith and love. Till we find our place. On the path unwinding. In the circle, the circle of life.” The Lion King Soundtrack Dear Friends, Last week I was laughing, this week I was crying. Yes, near the end ofContinue reading “The Circle of Life (aka Circle of Feelings)”

38 Days In. 38 Lessons Out.

“Your body cannot heal without play. Your mind cannot heal without laughter. Your soul cannot heal without joy.” Catherine Ripperger Fenwick Dear Friends, One of my biggest accomplishments this week was knowing that I made some of you laugh out loud yesterday with my Boyz II Men, “It’s So Hard To Say Goodbye,” tribute inContinue reading “38 Days In. 38 Lessons Out.”

First Zoom Class FREE!

“It wasn’t perfect and that’s ok! Now more than ever, imperfection is just fine.” Tiffany Singer Dear Friends, Perfectly imperfect. Yesterday was March 28th… the day our 2nd Annual Dance-a-thon would have taken place. I thought of all of you who were there last year. I thought of all of you who bought a ticketContinue reading “First Zoom Class FREE!”