Teena Marie Custer

Last week I took a master class with Teena Marie Custer that completely changed my view of “hip-hop.”  I put hip-hop in quotations because I learned from Teena that the commercialized styles that are taught in studios are very different from the culture and original street dancing that is true hip-hop. I learned (or tried…

Kinga Szemessy

In my years of dance training, I have never really had the opportunity to study dance from different cultures.  Besides learning a quick African or Salsa combo at a workshop, my training on that front has been very limited.  Therefore, I was thrilled to have the opportunity to learn Contemporary Hungarian Folkdance from Kinga Szemessy….