Tag Archives: Ballet

Psyched for Sochi: This Former Ballerina is Ready to Take the Plunge

I am obsessed with the Olympics. It’s actually kind of bizarre–to the point where I tear up whenever I hear … Continue reading

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Perfect Piqués

It’s the end of class, and you’re whipping through a diagonal of piqué turns. You spin across the floor as … Continue reading

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Victoria Jaiani

It’s not just luxurious extensions and delicate port de bras that make the Joffrey Ballet’s Victoria Jaiani such a mesmerizing … Continue reading

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Gisele Bethea

Yes, she’s got textbook-perfect lines. But 14-year-old Gisele Bethea isn’t just a beautiful ballet robot. It was the fierce fire … Continue reading

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Dancing Balanchine

It’s a thrilling moment: My fellow corps members and I rise to our toes and begin hopping on pointe in … Continue reading

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My Crazy Fans

Dancers reveal the funniest—and sweetest—things their fans have ever done for them. Corey Cott Jack Kelly in Newsies on Broadway … Continue reading

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