The Magic of Meeting YOUR Teacher

The Magic of Meeting YOUR Teacher

It’s not about them teaching you. It’s about you studying from them.

You know the difference between attending someone’s workshop and walking out with knew skills and knowledge, or walking out with some shift inside you? There are many workshops of truly great teachers. The ones you may admire, and looking forward to study with them. You walk out of their class with…

Artist’s Self-Doubts

Artist’s Self-Doubts

“Am I good enough?”, “Is this art really for me?”, “Maybe they are right, and I should simply quit and start “normal” life?” Are those thoughts familiar to you? I believe every artist in any field faces them at some point of their artistic journey.  And guess what? Even when you manage to process all those negative gremlins once, they don’t just disappear forever. They are coming back again and again…

Comparing Yourself to Other Dancers: Is Dance Really For Me?

Comparing Yourself to Other Dancers: Is Dance Really For Me?

There are cycles and seasons in your dance journey the same way as in your life in general. Some seasons we feel very enthusiastic about going to a studio and practicing, creating new work. Some other times we literally need to drag ourselves there, feeling exhausted and empty. In those moments we may even question ourselves if we are on a right place, if dance life is for us at all. And what is even worse, we start comparing ourselves to other dancers, or to someone’s expectations of what it should be like..