Tag Archives: Ballet

The Feet Inside the Shoes

Let’s just say it: Objectively speaking, dancer feet, particularly ballet dancer feet, can be really, really gross. Bruised toenails, blisters, … Continue reading

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A Show of Hands

You’re at the ballet, and a dancer catches your eye. She’s got strength, charisma and a beautiful movement quality—but there’s … Continue reading

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My Favorite Performance

Wendy Whelan Principal Dancer, New York City Ballet “One of my most memorable performances took place at the Palais Garnier … Continue reading

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My First Summer Intensive

You’re about to head to your first summer intensive. Congrats! You’re on your way to a life-changing experience. But right … Continue reading

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Meet the Cast of “Dance212: Spring Session”

Want the scoop on what it’s really like to be a dancer in the Big Apple? You’re in luck, because … Continue reading

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Must-See Ballet Documentaries

This year’s documentary on Youth America Grand Prix, First Position, has been hogging all the limelight lately (understandably—it’s awesome! Read … Continue reading

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