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A few weeks ago, a student asked for some fashion advice for an upcoming audition photoshoot.  So of course I let my enthusiasm run wild, loading her up with a pile of Yumiko’s and perhaps an overwhelming amount of opinions on wrap skirts and practice tutus…woops.   341 more words

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Get to the Pointe #1

I’ve been inspired by the amazing blogger Lizz C to start a retrospective series of posts in order to fill any ticket-shaped holes currently in my calendar… So, in my new series Get to the Pointe (don’t groan, everyone loves a pun), I will be commenting on various ballets that I’ve watched via Youtube. 267 more words

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TOP 3 BALLET MOVIES THAT INSPIRED ME | effortlessruth

FILMS MENTIONED:

1. First Position http://www.balletdocumentary.com/
2. Dancing Across Borders http://www.dancingacrossborders.net/
3. Agony & Ecstasy: A Year with English National Ballet – BBC 

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La Bayadere

La Bayadere is framed like a Bollywood movie. It is full of drama, has epic sets and has exquisite costumes. It is set in a fictional india so the ballerinas can have a break from tutus (for the first two acts). 727 more words

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on set at the columbus

After smacking Alex in the chest with my forearm for the fifth time, an angry breath escaped through my lips.  It’s difficult to piqué in menège through a tiny gap between your partner and a giant camera, on toes that haven’t smelled pointe shoes in nearly 4 months. 241 more words

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Changing Body

This is a diary post. I need to write down all the chatter in my head regarding my body and this new feeling I’ve had for the past few months. 1,275 more words

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