Nick Lazzarini - Control & Resistance Across The Floor
Join Nick as he breaks down a beginner jazz progression that focuses on weight transfers, traveling, and staying grounded in your plié. As you execute this phrase, challenge yourself to maintain control of and resistance in your movements so your feet don’t make any sound as you move across the floor!
Nick Lazzarini is the winner of season 1 of So You Think You Can Dance. He specializes in jazz and has also trained extensively in contemporary, ballet, lyrical, and hip-hop. Before winning So You Think You Can Dance, he went on an international tour with RAW Dance Company, founded by Mia Michaels. Nick was featured in Step Up: Revolution and has performed at the Academy Awards, the Emmys, the American Music Awards, and the MTV Video Music Awards. He has danced alongside some of the most notable musical artists in the industry, including Adele, Kelly Clarkson, and Florence + the Machine. He is on faculty at JUMP Dance Convention and tours regularly as a teacher and choreographer.