Meet Lauren and Taylor
New York City Ballet apprentices Lauren Lovette and Taylor Stanley had undeniable chemistry at their NYC photo shoot. Watch them leap and lift each other, then turn to p. 62 to read about their journey through the School of American Ballet.
Back to School Fashion
Want to know what to wear as you head back to the studio? Check out the stunning ensembles on p. 54, then go behind the scenes at the photo shoot with the Broadway Dance Center summer interns.
Score Awesome Abs
Planning to wear a belly-baring costume this season? Get your abs in shape with our four core-strengthening exercises.
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Photos top to bottom: New York City Ballet apprentices Taylor Stanley and Lauren Lovette by Erin Baiano; Broadway Dance Center interns Gracie Verkamp and Victoria Finehout-Vigil by Eduardo Patino; Nicole Mannarino by Nathan Sayers.