Tag Archives: Ballet

The Dirt with Adji Cissoko

Adji Cissoko landed a job in the corps of the National Ballet of Canada at age 19, after spending only … Continue reading

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Wendy Whelan’s Top 10 Reasons to Never Stop Dancing

The New York City Ballet principal gives her final performance with the company this month, but her career is far … Continue reading

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Ballerinas in Wedding Dresses. Swoon.

Oh my gosh, ladies. Wedding dresses. Pointe shoes. WEDDING DRESSES AND POINTE SHOES. I think I just lost my mind. … Continue reading

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Sad News from Seattle

Wouldn’t it be great if our favorite dancers could just continue dancing forever? I mean, retirement, shmetirement—we can’t bear to … Continue reading

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Dancing Bournonville

When I first started learning August Bournonville’s Flower Festival in Genzano pas de deux as a young student, I figured … Continue reading

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Letter to My Teenage Self: Lesley Rausch

For dancers who dream of perfect feet, Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Lesley Rausch may be the ultimate poster girl. But it’s … Continue reading

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