Jazz Dancing on Pointe

By Noriko Zaragoza I am a classically trained ballet dancer, but I’ve had many opportunities to dance in different styles […]

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The Importance of Intensive Training Programs

This month, Company Dancer, Noriko Zaragoza, shares the benefits of taking intensive training programs and some tips on what most companies […]

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Six Essential Teaching Tools

Noriko Zaragoza shares her Six Essential Teaching Tools. Happy New Year. This is the time of year when people are […]

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My Last Nutcracker

It’s the time of the year when we celebrate the holidays and San Diego Ballet is getting ready for “The […]

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Getting to Know Me

Hello, welcome back! This is Company Dancer, Noriko Zaragoza again.  I am going to talk a little bit about where […]

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Getting Ready for the Season

Hello and welcome to San Diego Ballet’s 2016-2017 Season! My name is Noriko Zaragoza and I am a long time […]

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2016-2017 Ballet Season

This is an exciting time at the company because we are in the process of putting the final touches on […]

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5 Top Tips to "Werk" While You Work

  1. Find an employer who will work with you and flexibility in your schedule! It is essential to have someone […]

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4 Big Benefits from Taking a Break

And the value of the vole!   Obligatory ballet photo with The Bean! Chicago, IL I was casually translating a […]

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Day Jobs and Dancing

I started typing tutorials in fourth grade. Typing is something big kids and grown-ups do on the computer, so starting […]

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