Have you ever wondered why, year after year, ballet companies tour from theatre to theatre, narrating the same old stories, rehearsing and performing the same choreography? Isn’t it boring? Tiring? Old? Don’t we know these stories too well to repeatedly enjoy them?
Being a dance studio owner can be a huge financial struggle and ultimately soul-destroying. Ahead of the pack is Backstage Dance Academy—one of the most prestigious dance studios in Melbourne. The leading lady turning the wheels of this business Jessica Solomon explains what makes her studio tick.
No matter what country you are from or what dance school you train at, I see the same choreography over and over again. Have we lost our sense of creativity or are we just playing it safe?