151. Q&A (Decisions & Quitting & Music Videos, Oh My!)

Words That Move Me with Dana Wilson
Words That Move Me with Dana Wilson
151. Q&A (Decisions & Quitting & Music Videos, Oh My!)

You brought the Qs, I’ve got the A’s!


Here’s what you’ll learn in this week’s episode:

  • What dancers aren’t taking advantage of that could book them more work
  • Where I think you need to live to do what we do
  • The (long) list of music videos I wish I was in and why
  • My favorite gig
  • How I deal with perfectionism and jealousy
  • Two great resources for burnout
  • How hard it was for me to get my first gig
  • What I would tell my 12 year old self if I ran into her today
  • My thoughts on motivation (hint: it’s not what you think)
  • What it was like working with Austin Butler and Justin Timberlake
  • A stellar tool for making big decisions

Show Notes:

Van Neistat on Why Veteran Artists Don’t Quit

Van Neistat on Burnout

Watch the raggle taggle dance hour

Listen to ep #147 Audition Burnout

Listen to ep #83 How I Make Big Decisions 

Music Videos:


Cold Hearted Snake by Paula Abdul

My Love is Like Woah by Mya 

Rhythm Nation by Janet Jackson

Windowlicker by Aphex Twin 

Slave For You by Britney Spears  

1,2,3,4 by Feist 

Uptown Funk by Bruno Mars 

If by Janet 

Get Your Freak On by Missy Elliott


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