Mia Michaels. Melanie Moore. Initials are not the only thing these two gifts to the dance world share. Melanie became America’s Sweetheart. Inside and out. Below are 2 of our favorite Melanie moments. Mia arguably inspired what is now known to the world as “Contemporary Dance”, a style so defined, it is its own category. Her brilliant deep and poignant numbers, along with her quirky clever ones, hint at the fascinating person she is. Here are 3 videos where you’ll get to know her in ways you never imagined…and come out respecting her more. As if that’s even possible!
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Six Magical Moments From So You Think You Can Dance!
SYTYCD changed the dance world forever. Each week, America fell in love with not only the dancers, but the choreographers as well. One of the best-loved is Travis Wall, who came up the ranks from Season 2 auditioner to a choreographer with 42 SYTYCD numbers under his belt. We all watched him grow as an artist, and the world watched as well; in 2015, he won the Emmy Award for Choreography. Below, we celebrate Travis – please, join us; it will put pure poetry in your day.