Dance Photography Workshop Reviews

We just wrapped up our first group photography workshop for dance photographers this past weekend, and I can truly say that  I think we all had such a wonderful time! Eight photographers from all over the country traveled to NYC to cover a comprehensive topic list focused on shooting and building their businesses around dance photography. …

Makeup Workshop for Dancers at Rachel Neville Photography Studio

Makeup skills are important for dancers.  The right makeup techniques are help you to present yourself on stage and off stage exactly the way you need to. Because we are committed to helping dancers develop their careers using all the tools at their disposal, we are excited to be able to offer a brand new…

Workshop for Dance Photographers at Rachel Neville Photography Studio

Dance photographers from New York City and throughout the country have reached out to me requesting help with their photography work. Because I am so passionate about helping dancers create great content for their marketing and because I truly love what I do in my Long Island City photography studio every day, I am excited…

Video Launch: Audition and Marketing Videos from Rachel Neville

We are thrilled to announce the launch of our video audition and marketing series for dancers.  Episode 1 is available now and we are busy putting together a library of videos with tips for launching and managing the dance career you have been working so hard to build. Check out Episode 1 now and learn all about the…

Fall NYC Dance Audition and Image Workshop with Dance Photographer Rachel Neville

After successful dance marketing workshops this summer in NYC and San Francisco, I am pleased to announce that the fall edition of my workshop is now accepting applicants. Alexander Mays, Photo Rachel Neville Join me Saturday, November 21st, from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., at my Long Island City dance photography studio (25-19 Borden Ave Suite 216 Long…

A Dancer Workshop So Great, We’re Having Another!

The first session of the Auditioning and Marketing Workshop for Dancers this past weekend was a huge success, with dancers from NY and LA prepared to take on the upcoming dance audition year with confidence and determination.   At the Workshop, we talked shared important business information, social media planning tips and “How To” help on images, resumes and videos. …

4 Audition Tips to Do Right Now

  Gianna Nicoline 1. Continue your research and deepen it. Look at youtube videos of  dance companies and think about why you would like to work for those companies (beyond just wanting to land a dance job). Write down your reasons on a chart or spread sheet. This makes great content for a quick email to each of the companies when you…

Must Do List for Dance Auditions: June Edition

Let’s dedicate some time this summer to build and check off your marketing to do list so you can start the next season ready for success.   Allison Lang First up, we are talking about landing and completing successful dance auditions. If you just landed your job, and you’re ready to think about continued marketing for your…

The Techniques You Need Now for Successful Auditions and Dance Careers

Summers here, let’s rejoice! As July and August shoot dates start to book up I’m thinking more and more about new strategies for helping my auditioning dancers to stand out this next season. I want nothing more than for you all to be successful, and success takes planning. We all know that a dancer doesn’t…

Congratulations Dancers! Winning Contracts with Great Audition Photos

This is an exciting time of year for many auditioning dancers, who are announcing where they are going next and what dance company contracts they have received. It is a joy to see the dancers who attended my Marketing Workshop for Dancers and whose dance audition photos I took announce that they have signed professional…

Marketing Workshop for Dancers: Summer 2015 Dates Announced

I’m thrilled to announce the dates for this summer’s Dance Auditioning Marketing and Image Workshop. The Workshops will be held on Sunday, July 19th and Sunday, August 2nd, at my studio in Long Island City. The half day workshop will include marketing tips for dancers, the How-To’s of image making including the elements of a good audition photo’s and headshots; and audition tips that will get…