Multi-Disciplinary Wonderment – YoungARTS


I enjoy being stretched. The life of a tap dancer already exists somewhere in between that of a musician and a dancer so I’m used to being at the intersection of expectations and skill sets. However, I can now count my latest YoungARTS experience as the one in which I was stretched the most. At […]

Cats Paying Dues turns 10!


Four-and-a-half red hot minutes. With two minutes in the back pocket just in case. Those words, spoken by Jimmy Slyde in early 2004 set the path for what would eventually become Cats Paying Dues. The company – founded as a trio with Michelle Dorrance and Nicholas Young – would debut in July of 2005 at […]