Internationally recognized dancer Maia Makhateli is dancing her way into our hearts. Maia Makhateli, principal dancer of the Dutch National Ballet, was born in Tbilisi, Georgia, into a long line of renowned performing artists. Her parents, who oversaw her training from a young age, had been principal dancers in the Georgian National Ballet. In 2002 her family moved to the … [Read more...] about Maia Makhateli Carries a Love of Dance around the World
With his joyful approach to dance, it's hard to believe the obstacles Alex Wong has had to overcome to get here. … [Read more...] about Unstoppable Dancer Alex Wong Stays Light on His Feet and Keeps Us Smiling
Jay Chris Moore has performed with the biggest hip-hop stars, but he's proudest of helping dancers find meaningful community. Having worked with many popular artists, including Usher, Missy Elliott, LMFAO, Black Eyed Peas, Anderson Paak, and MC Hammer, Jay Chris Moore is considered an OG in the dance community. But before all the success, the talented hip-hop dancer and … [Read more...] about Hip-Hop Dancer Jay Chris Moore Makes Big Moves with The MOB Dance Co.
In a mini doc, Galen Hartley offers an inspiring look at the work of crafting stringed instruments. “We’re working in the service of someone else’s creativity,” Galen Hartley says while the camera zooms in on his hands carving a detail in a violin. In a short documentary, Hartley shares what it takes to bring a violin to life. As a teen, he worked at a music store and stumbled … [Read more...] about Galen Hartley Shares the Mellow, Thrilling Life of Building Violins
Tre De Rego on his 'World of Dance' experience with The Lab and his dreams for the future. Tre De Rego is a 15-year-old member of the LA-based hip-hop dance group The Lab, the season two winners of NBC’s World of Dance. Each dancer in The Lab brings unique specialties to the team, and one of Tre’s gifts appears to be the ability to fearlessly take flight over obstacles and … [Read more...] about Hip-Hop Dancer Tre De Rego Flies High with The Lab