7.4 I'm A Dancer!

Whether & When to Let People Know

For anyone in the industry, whether to tell others in your life that you're a dancer may be the million dollar question.  While in some situations, telling those around you what you do can translate into support and understanding, for many of us letting others know about our profession can come with stigma, alienation, and uncomfortable requests.  Here are some thoughts on whether to (and if so, when to) tell those around you that you're a dancer.