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"After the Summer Sun"

A week ago the company had its first show of the 2014/15 season. It was a very busy show week filled with tech and spacing rehearsal, a dress rehearsal, and 3 performances. 121 more words

En Pointe

I had the idea of drawing pointe shoes. I started by making one shoe step-by-step (shoe, laces and leg) and then I made the mirror image on the left side. 8 more words


Raymonda... wtf

Seriously, wtf. In the world of ballet, there are tons of ballets that have been forgotten: the Pharaoh’s Daughter, Harlequinade, Les Saisons, and Le Daible Amoureux/Satanella (most noted for the Carnival de Venice Pas de deux). 561 more words


Don't cook me, bro!

You never can tell what middle-of-the-night cookery PoorPapa, or worse BoyMowgli, will want to get into, so it’s best to err on the side of caution. 166 more words

Adult Ballet

Meet the Choreographers: Jenn Rose

Meet Choreographer: Jenn Rose

Where are you from?
Slatington, PA

How long have you lived in Philly?
I’ve lived in Philly for 6 years

Favorite place to hangout in Philly? 227 more words

Day Three

I never realized to this day, how important clothes, how I looked in class, was to me. I almost feel foolish about it but at the same time I’m not even going to stress it. 518 more words


Good lord, woman. Does Jordan make ballet shoes?

Those were PoorPapa’s words when he saw the price sticker on the end of a Suffolk box I carelessly left sitting on the couch while sewing (and sewing, and sewing… when am I ever not sewing these things?) ribbons and elastics in front of the boob tube. 181 more words

Adult Ballet