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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


Dancing in the arms of a stranger....

Well, I’ve been informed that I will be getting a new husband this year… in The Nutcracker, that is. The man I danced with in… 61 more words

september in the creative capital

“To say the word Romanticism is to say modern art- that is, intimacy, spirituality, color, aspiration towards the infinite, all expressed by every means available to the arts.”  -Charles Baudelaire… 551 more words


I will what I want

There’s quite a few things I’m passionate about in life. Futbol is a given, I was born into a family that lives and breathes futbol, so I never really had a choice with that one. 474 more words


Musings About Ballet, Music and Love

I am looking forward to each ballet class at the moment. To the feeling of ballet. Length. Strength. Bones and muscles and tendons all working together to make shapes; familiar, yet unnatural. 314 more words


Manon - Royal Ballet

We will be showing Manon live from the Royal Opera House, London on Thursday 16th October 2014. 

Manon’s brother Lescaut is offering her to the highest bidder when she meets Des Grieux and falls in love. 271 more words

Tideswell Cinema

How Three Australian Ballet Dancers Prep Their Pointe Shoes

The other day I watched this video that’s been making its way around social: how dancers from the Australian Ballet prepare their pointe shoes.

Maybe it’s because I’m one myself, but I’m always curious about other dancers’ pointe shoes. 123 more words