Tag: karisma jay

Studio Owner Spotlight: AbunDance Academy of the Arts

Karisma Jay holds many titles—performer, producer, professor, playwright. She toured internationally with STOMP, teaches West African dance at The Juilliard School, and was honored at the 2021 Dance Teacher Awards. But her most influential role is founder and artistic director of her nonprofit organization, AbunDance Academy of the Arts, where she trains young dancers aspiring […]

Will We See You at the 2021 Dance Teacher Awards This Week?

Like you, there are so many passionate and inspiring dance teachers out there who pour their heart and soul into their vocation. And in just two days, you’ll have the opportunity to celebrate seven of these extraordinary educators with our much-loved 2021 virtual Dance Teacher Awards. After reviewing thousands of nominations, we’re honoring the largest […]

The 2021 Dance Teacher Awards United Us With Passion and Purpose

If you missed the 2021 Dance Teacher Awards, or want to relive your favorite moments, tune in now to watch on demand here. Last night, the 2021 Dance Teacher Awards made history—twice! First, for celebrating seven remarkable artists, the largest group ever to be honored. And second, for being the most inspiring virtual room I’ve ever been […]