Tag Archives: Ballet

The School at Steps’ Pointe Shoe Workshop

Ah, pointe shoes. That magical right of passage that every bunhead dreams about. They look so beautiful…but they can hurt. … Continue reading

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Perfect Penchées

When done well, a serene penchée can be magical. But while it’s meant to look effortless, the extended arabesque is … Continue reading

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These Paris Opéra Ballet Dancers “Fly High” in a New Dance Film

I never get tired of seeing beautiful dance films shot in innovative locations. Fortunately, artists everywhere never get tired of … Continue reading

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Puppy Love—Nutcracker Edition

You already know dancers really love their dogs. But Sacramento Ballet is taking their animal affection a whole new level. … Continue reading

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Aviva Gelfer-Mundl

Thirteen-year-old Aviva Gelfer-Mundl has it all: picture-perfect lines, polished pointe work and a delicate port de bras that conveys maturity … Continue reading

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Can You Name the Nutcracker “Snow” Scene?

Gather ’round, ballet nerds, this one’s for you. They say you can tell a Nutcracker by its “Snow” scene—and I … Continue reading

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