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    Tourbeau replied to the thread next level.
    I don't have a problem with older, experienced teachers who have limitations as they age. I've taken workshops with Leila Gamal, Aida...
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    Tourbeau replied to the thread next level.
    But back on topic... Even in limited circumstances, there are things any dancer at any level can work on to keep growing: Drill your...
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    Tourbeau replied to the thread next level.
    I wouldn't want to estimate what (staggeringly large) percentage of the dance community is in this boat--both teachers and students--and...
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    Tourbeau replied to the thread Requiem for a dancer.
    I'm sorry to hear this. Dementia is such a heartbreaking way to go.
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    Tourbeau replied to the thread next level.
    I think this highlights how vastly different regional scenes can be. Without disclosing locations, I think you've primarily danced in...
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    Tourbeau replied to the thread next level.
    Many teachers are doing online classes now, everything from sites with prerecorded package video deals to live-streamed workshops to...
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    Tourbeau replied to the thread Making a Mermaid skirt....
    I'm not sure what you're thinking, since there are multiple possibilities. A big ruffle around the bottom that puffs out, reminiscent...
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    Tourbeau reacted to Shanazel's post in the thread Life saving award with Like Like.
    My daughter and her award for saving a woman's life. She has been nominated for a second award for a different incident.
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    Tourbeau reacted to Suzanne Azhaar's post in the thread Making a Mermaid skirt... with Like Like.
    Here's my method- imagine 8 long rectangles (Length- measure where the skirt will sit, over the bum, to the length you want it. Add...
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    Tourbeau replied to the thread Making a Mermaid skirt....
    For the benefit of the less experienced costumers out there, best sewing practices say to keep the grain consistent for every piece of...
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    Tourbeau replied to the thread Theft.
    It's too generous of you to call them "artisans." If you don't care whether you buy your materials from reputable vendors, it doesn't...
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    Tourbeau reacted to Zorba's post in the thread Flat Feet? with Like Like.
    Tourbeau, I'm *so* glad you're here! This latest thread is teaching me stuff I never knew.
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    Tourbeau replied to the thread Theft.
    I'm so sorry this happened! What kind of black market is there for stolen horsehair? Most upholsterers use synthetic stuffing now, and...
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    Tourbeau replied to the thread Flat Feet?.
    Years ago, I took a workshop with Shakira Al Fanninah from Columbus, OH who talked about the awareness of feeling your weight travel...
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    Tourbeau replied to the thread Making a Mermaid skirt....
    It sounds lovely, but I wouldn't be brave enough to start with that fabric and work out the details of a new pattern at the same time...
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