Dance Place plans to celebrate the wealth of step-dancing talent in the Washington, D.C., area with a showcase May 8.
If your studio were to offer just one dance form other than the Big Three—ballet, jazz, and tap—which do you think would be most likely to succeed? Be careful how you choose; the results could surprise you. While hip-hop or flamenco might seem like enticing elective offerings, a step dance like clogging could attract more students than you’d think. After delving into the roots of clogging and speaking to a few studio owners, we’ve discovered that this folk dance form can really bring in the folks!