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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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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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Ballet at the Tribeca Film Festival

New York City Ballet has a big spring coming up—and not only because of the new JR piece in the … Continue reading

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Dancers’ Date Night: Ballet at the Movies

Mark your calendars: The Royal Ballet’s Sleeping Beauty will be broadcast in movie theaters nationwide on Thursday, March 20 at … Continue reading

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Am I Ready for Pointe?

  Nothing compares to that magical moment when your teacher says you’re ready for your first pair of pointe shoes. … Continue reading

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