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Sondra Forsyth Named New Editor-in-Chief of BWW Dance World announces that effective February 1st 2016, Barnett Serchuk has stepped down as Editor-in-Chief of BWW Dance World, and Sondra Forsyth has assumed the position.

"I am honored to succeed Barnett Serchuk, Editor-in-Chief Emeritus. The good news is that he will continue to contribute reviews and interviews. He is knowledgeable and insightful as well as witty, so I'm delighted that he'll still be a frequent presence on BWW Dance World," says Forsyth. "The terrific team of talented critics that Barnett assembled will remain in place. My hope is that we won't miss a beat. I've already started offering assignments for reviews and interviews. Here's to the ongoing success of BWW Dance World!"

For any features, reviews, interviews, or inquires, please email:

Sondra Forsyth, a National Magazine Award winner and a member of the Dance Critics Association, founded Ballet Ambassadors in New York City and was the Artistic Director for 16 years. Sondra has served as a guest teacher for the American Ballet Theatre open classes and on the faculty of The School at Steps on Broadway, the Harkness Dance Center of the 92nd Street Y, the Interlochen Center for the Arts, and Studio de Ballet Opera in Beirut, Lebanon. She was Co-Founder and Co-Artistic Director of the Huntington School of Ballet and the Huntington Ballet Theatre on Long Island. Sondra is currently Co-Editor-in-Chief of and formerly held the posts of Executive Editor at Ladies' Home Journal, Features Editor at Cosmopolitan, and Articles Editor at Bride's. Sondra's byline has appeared in Dance Magazine and Dance Teacher as well as many major publications. She is the author or co-author of twelve books and holds an M.A. from Harvard.

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