Tag Archives: Ballet

The In-Betweens

Every dancer dreams about exploding into a huge saut de chat or gliding through a buttery-smooth pirouette. Those big moments … Continue reading

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The Rite of Spring Turns 100 Today

100 years ago today, the Ballets Russes premiered Igor Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring, with choreography by Vaslav Nijinsky, in Paris. … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek at “Breaking Pointe” Season 2

Heads-up, bunheads: “Breaking Pointe,” the reality show following Utah’s Ballet West, returns to The CW for its second season July … Continue reading

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Giant Pointe Shoes About to Attack Saratoga

OK, not exactly. But Saratoga Springs’ National Museum of Dance is about to launch a nifty giant-pointe-shoe-related art project, dubbed … Continue reading

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Three Hairstyles to Try this Week!

Sick of your basic bun? Mix things up with one of these cute, totally-out-of-your-face hairstyles. They’re perfect for school and … Continue reading

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Nifty Tip of the Day: Smile! You’ll Turn Better

Not all of us are born with Gillian Murphy’s innate turning ability. But if you’re having trouble with your pirouettes, … Continue reading

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