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sunday morning

Yesterday I went from flat shoes to pointe shoes to flat shoes to pointe shoes to flat shoes to pointe shoes.  That’s 5 shoes changes, with 0 exaggeration.   180 more words


It’s about time I start writing about choreographers. Last night was again a sleepless one, and I spent hours watching different stagings and performances of La Dame aux Camélias, choreographed by Neumeier. 960 more words


A Future Ballet Dancer

This Humans of New York photo—and accompanying caption—made me smile:

“I want to be a ballerina.”
“What’s the best part about being a ballerina?”

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Feedback from the DUETS project

We recently had some wonderful feedback from a parent of one of our DUETS scholarship children:

A massive thank you for your continued hard work with my daughter, and for giving her such an amazing opportunity to work with yourselves as part of both the ballet and street scholarship, we will always be grateful.        212 more words


There's more to say about Carolina Ballet's Master Composers

In a review, I try to not make a list of dances with ratings, which means I don’t mention every dance or every dancer, even if the choreography or performance were exceptional. 467 more words

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