Senior dance concert showcased students’ choreography chops

 The Ohio University School of Dance put on its annual senior dance concert, which took place Nov. 3 through Nov. 5. The performances showcased the six seniors of the dance program and their choreography. Senior performance and choreography major, Earlyn Whitehead, said the dancers had 12 weeks to choreograph original pieces. Out of the eight pieces performed during the show, three were…

Yoga provides mental and physical therapy

Watching a ballet dancer float through air with graceful movements and intense precision is jaw-dropping. What many people don’t see is that behind the flawless performance is the brutal life of a dancer. Achy bodies, pulled muscles and emotional distress are all part of a serious dancer’s lifestyle. The miraculous art of yoga helps remedy…