Premier Dance is the only podcast that is one hundred percent dedicated to the world of dance. This growing network of shows provides the listener with a “one-stop shop” of online resources for all topics related to dance. Premier Dance Network programming ranges from real stories of young dancers just starting out, all the way to the fascinating lives of the top professional dancers in the world. Today we are going to be shining a light on their show Pirouettes From The Past.

Pirouettes From the Past

Pirouettes From the Past is a mini-series featuring Dr. Melissa Klapper, a history professor, who hosts a monthly class on the history of Ballet in America. In these classes, Dr. Klapper talks about everything from the history of the College Dance Departments in the U.S. to the history behind the Nutcracker. Some of the interesting lessons include the fabulous careers of Native American ballerinas in the mid-20th century and history of Ballet shown on TV.

This podcast is a great way to learn more about the vast history of dance whether you are an activity dancer or just someone who enjoys the art of dance. To listen to this podcast click here. 


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