Category Archives: Dance

Library Link of the Day: The Grim, Depression-Era Origins of Dance Marathons

Courtesy of Atlas Obscura: “CALLUM DEVILLIER, A HAIRDRESSER FROM Lanesboro, Minnesota, designed his own headstone before his death in 1973. His head-turning epitaph contains his greatest accomplishment, engraved for posterity. “DeVillier,” the red granite marker reads. “World Champion Marathon Dancer. 3780 … Continue reading

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Newsbreaker News: Winter Jam

As the semester drew to a close, what better way to welcome the holidays than with some dancing? That is exactly what the Breaker Girls Dance Team and the members of the PGHS Dance class did on Friday, December 14. … Continue reading

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Newsbreaker News: Monterey Holi-Bay Spirit

Courtesy of The Newsbreaker: “Every year, December inevitably brings the holiday cheer with it. Nowhere is this more apparent than in PG and neighboring towns, with local holiday events of all types throughout the month. One of the most well … Continue reading

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Library Link of the Day: The biomechanics behind Michael Jackson’s impossible dance moves

Courtesy of Popular Science: “Before reading the rest of this article, please first stand up and try to tilt your whole body forward at a 45 degree angle. You may only bend at the ankle. Assuming that you are not Michael … Continue reading

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Newsbreaker News: Rip Roarin’ Renaissance Rally

At 11:32 last Friday, the Pacific Grove student body filed into the gym for the school’s annual Renaissance Rally. Rally commissioner Om Dev Elzafon entered first, accompanied by the Superman theme song and dressed in the appropriate suit for our … Continue reading

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