Tag Archives: Ballet

Chaînés for Days

Watching Misa Kuranaga, a principal dancer at Boston Ballet, whip through a diagonal of chaîné turns with unbelievable speed is … Continue reading

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Ballet’s Brightest Stars—The Before Videos

NYC is bursting with promising ballet dancers this week, thanks to the Youth America Grand Prix finals held at Lincoln … Continue reading

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A Morning in the Life of a NYCB Principal

Sometimes it’s hard to remember that professional ballet dancers aren’t superhuman. But in reality, they’re just like us. I mean, … Continue reading

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Be Kind to Your Body

There’s a saying for dancers: Our bodies are our instruments. But what’s one thing dancers do that musicians rarely do? … Continue reading

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The Farewell—But Not Yet Goodbye—of Wendy Whelan

Forget fall galas, forget back-to-school, forget television season premieres: The highlight—no!—the most important event of this fall will be Wendy … Continue reading

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Running + Dance = Fabrice Calmels

When I’m not immersed in all-things-dance, my #1 passion is running. I got hooked on running a few years ago … Continue reading

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