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Advice for Entering the Arts

I recently was interviewed for a student's senior project. She had some really great questions which I thought I would periodically share here, because I feel that sometimes the Performing Arts get lost in the shuffle these days, and there are a lot of important things to consider.  1. Any advice for someone entering the…
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Mr. Frankie Manning – Legend of Swing

[caption id="attachment_37" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Frankie Manning Dancing at the Saratoga Savoy Diamond Dance[/caption] I just found out that the great Frankie Manning died this morning from complications of pneumonia. Frankie Manning was a legendary Swing dancer and choreographer, known for revolutionizing the Lindy Hop. Among many other things, he is famous for performing the first…
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MS Walk

Every hour of every day, someone is diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Including members of my own family and friends as well. MS is a frustrating disease.  There is not a cure yet.  There are a lot of unanswered questions. And for the loved ones of those struggling with MS, it is a situation that…
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A Timeless Tradition

The Current Ballroom Dance Craze and the Surprising Health Benefits Ballroom Dancing – passion, blinding sequins, skimpy outfits.  That’s what most people think of when they hear “Ballroom.”  Well, that and the Hollywood and sports stars that have traded in their Italian leather soles for a sleek pair of dance shoes.  If you caught yourself…
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Welcome to the blog for Silverpen Productions and Jenna E. Caputo - your source for all your Writing, Editing, and Entertainment needs.  Here you will find lots of useful tips, articles, story samples, updates on what's happening with us, and the usual general musings.  Please check back regularly for the latest updates and interesting tidbits,…
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