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Ayla's 2014 ballet exam

On Saturday the 20th of September, I had my second ballet exam. I think I did good but in portè bra I went a little too fast. 17 more words

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Style: New York City Ballet x Mary Katrantzou, Alexander McQueen & more

If the world is a stage and the street is a catwalk then it makes sense that the ballet is a runway. Tonight the New York City Ballet will debut a brand new collaboration with designers Mary Katrantzou, Alexander McQueen, Carolina Herrere and Thom Browne at their opening gala. 119 more words

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Back to Basics: What's the Point of Wearing Something You Still Look Naked In?

Another thing there’s no doubt that you’ll need for dance is a pair of skin toned tights. I know, I know..it sounds a bit strange, but these are basically pants in dance world. 170 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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The Barefoot Ballerina

Just how does one balance their child’s artistic aspirations whilst maintaining their own self truth?

Up until this point we have criss-crossed the nation of Australia as semi-nomadic travellers. 266 more words