Here Are Some Life-Affirming Dance Videos for When You Need a Break from Politics Today
Ohhh boy. It is a weird day, to put it mildly.
Since the political conversation is dominating every news and social media network in the world, we wanted to give you somewhere to escape, if you need to. And the best way to escape is to watch a bunch of beautiful, life-affirming, soul-soothing dance videos.
This isn't a scientific or comprehensive selection. It's just the clips we tend to turn to when we need more happy in our lives.
Alessandra Ferri and Julio Bocca in the balcony pas de deux from Romeo and Juliet
Their chemistry is otherworldly. This is one of the most difficult pas in all of ballet, but they make it look natural as...well, being in love.
We know this is a less conventional choice, but JUST WATCH GABE. He's in the front of the first group, a wee dude (this is from 2013) absolutely, unequivocally dominating Miranda's inspired choreography. If this doesn't give you hope for the future, nothing will.