Dance Competitions/Conventions, Long rehearsals/performances: Fuel for the Dancers body Jennifer Rogers, M.S., RD, LD, RDN “To Eat is a necessity but to eat intelligently is an art.”- Francois de La Rochefoucald Dance convention/competition season is upon us. For those of you who have children who participate in these events you know that this essentially…Details
When entrusted with youth dancers, the first rule must be this: Do no harm. As someone who loves dance, I feel profoundly sad when I see greed, ego and destructive behaviors infecting the dance world… especially when that world involves children. Unfortunately, this is now the reality in some youth dance circles, where the drive…Details
A former Sydney dance teacher and teacher’s aide has been charged with stalking and possessing child abuse material, police say.
Choreographer Leslie Scott to hold workshops in Marblehead – News – Marblehead Reporter – Marblehead, MA
Leslie Scott and YPAD where recently featured in Marblehead, Massachusetts local news for coming into town and doing seminars and workshops. Leslie Scott has accomplished a lot as a hip hop dancer and choreographer in Los Angeles. A dance teacher for 25 years, she is on faculty at The Edge…click link to read full article..…Details
A former Sydney dance teacher has been charged with possessing child sex abuse material. Police raided the 48-year-old’s Merrylands home last month, and he was arrested on Thursday following an examination of his computer and mobile phone. The man, who also worked as a teacher’s aide, was refused bail and is scheduled to appear at…Details
Dance teacher Adam Jose sentenced to five years’ jail for sexually abusing students – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
A former Hobart dance teacher is sentenced to five years’ jail for having sexual relations with two female students under 17.
Former dance instructor arrested for sex with teen; Kyle Rabot admitted to PD he knew girl’s age – ABC15 Arizona
May 19, 1991: Sex-abuse case was a long time in the making; the kids raised the curtain – StarTribune.com
Source: May 19, 1991: Sex-abuse case was a long time in the making; the kids raised the curtain – StarTribune.com Thank you Star Tribune for re posting this important piece of investigative reporting. YPAD knows what this story speaks of sex abuse that happens daily in the arts and dance. Awareness must be raised.…Details