Author Archives: editor

Arabesque Advice

Despite starting ballet as a toddler, training at the schools of both Boston Ballet and National Ballet of Canada and … Continue reading

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The Importance of Epaulement

It describes the elegant sweep of Irina Dvorovenko’s neck, it can mean the subtle difference between automaton and artist—and without … Continue reading

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Life with the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders

When Brooke Sorenson was a young girl dancing in Sunrise, FL, she got the opportunity to attend a Tremaine Dance … Continue reading

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Girl-only Partnering

Who Needs Him Anyway? A close look at all-girl partnering. When you think of “partnering” do you imagine the romantic … Continue reading

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Giving Comps Credit

If you can’t make it to Boston to see Melissa Hough dance, do a YouTube search and you’ll find she’s … Continue reading

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San Francisco Ballet’s Vanessa Zahorian Talks About Dancing Aurora

Vanessa Zahorian has been on the fast track ever since she joined San Francisco Ballet in 1997. She attained the … Continue reading

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