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Note from Dan: Considering the latest source of hallway angst and confusion, I have decided to share my suggestions regarding what to bring to panels. It’s pretty simple, really. You should bring the work of which you are proud. No teacher should be requiring work to be presented in the Week 11 panel. It is […]
Podcast: Don’t Get Me Started
Every two weeks, Circus Department Head Dan Balser gets into the heads of some of the industry’s legends and future stars. Hear here.
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