Tag Archives: Dance

By Elaine Heng “I’m going to dance as long as my body allows. And when I can’t do that, I’m going to teach. And when I can’t walk to teach my students anymore, I’m going to mold them with my words. I’ll just be writing, teaching, dancing… for the rest of my life.” These words […]

Born in Virginia to a Cambodian mother and Lao father, Dahlia Phisudulak, 4, turned a local photo contest into a viral phenomenon after Khmerican posted about her entry and prospect of winning. The contest, presented by Bella Ballerina, was to give seven winners the opportunity to be featured in a professional commercial and photo shoot. […]

Although many people view dance as a hobby or even energetic stress relief, Thai Long has gone far to express this art form as a passion in her life. Despite her stage name of “Thai Long,” she was actually born Esther Long to Cambodian-Vietnamese parents in 1987, in Thailand, and arrived in the United States […]