Latin Choreographers' Festival →
With getting ready for a big overhaul at LOLAstretch, we’ve been talking a lot about dancers that do other art. This weekend, at Dance New Amsterdam, is the Latin Choreographers’ Festival. This event is hosted by Ursula Verduzco, a perfect example of a talented dancer who is still performing as well as finding other outlets for artistic expression. In addition to dancing, she finds...
3rd Ward: Our Art and Design Collective →
Enjoy this article about our home base @thirdward. The LOLAstretch and Candice Thompson Design studio reside within this awesome collective. It is the best move we ever made and is influencing our coming transition to a more DIY LOLAstretch!
Darci Kistler takes her final bow, and I was there... →
I had the honor of seeing Darci Kistler’s final performance with the New York City Ballet yesterday afternoon. She is still stunning in my opinion. I think I really respect her because not only is she a wonderful dancer but she had to struggle through a lot of hardships, injuries, and various other set backs through her career. It also got me to thinking about our new project,...
We Want You! Survey Sale
At LOLAstretch, change is our constant and we are currently plotting a rather large and exciting reinvention of ourselves. In the meantime, we have a few questions for you: 1. Do you like to make things, bake things, create in any way, shape or form? Please tell us about all of your interests and hobbies that intersect with or depart from dance. 2. Do you or any dancer you know make fine art...
LOLAline Fall Features New Styles and Paul Taylor...
The Fall Photo Shoot with Paul Taylor Dancers was such a blast! Here’s a sneak peak at what inspires Featured Liaison, Eran Bugge, to dance… -What inspired you to pursue dance professionally and what continues to inspire you to dance? I can’t remember not wanting to be a dancer. It’s hard to say what initially inspired me. It’s always been a part of me. I can’t imagine doing...
It’s a Lola legwarmer epidemic! Saw Tory North in a pair of star legwarmer in Deborah Wingert’s class at MMAC today Steph
emilyscott asked: Why wont you bring back custom designs? I really loved being able to make beautiful leotards exactly the way I wanted for less than Yumikos.
Help a fellow artist →
I think the Arts is all about community. Help out a fellow artist of mine from Minnesota. Vote on her idea to bring dance to the next generation. It only takes a few minutes. Steph