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Philadelphia Trip - May 20-23, 2015

I had such a wonderful time teaching ballet at Regional Dance America in Philadelphia. I met so many incredible people and the students were fantastic. I hope you enjoy coming along with me!

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Eleonora Abbagnato Director at the Rome Opera Ballet

After Tamara Rojo, another prima ballerina has taken over an important managerial role in one of the most prestigious European theatres. Eleonora Abbagnato is a world-famous ballerina, the only Italian etoile at the Paris Opera Ballet after Carlotta Zambelli (dating back to the XIX century). 320 more words


Somewhere in the between

Last night from 11pm to 2am and I churned out my “most meaningful activities” drafts for med school apps. They’re pretty short (1325 characters max each), but it took me a long time to perfect them, and they still need a few rounds of editing. 163 more words

Adult Ballet

Cherry Blossom Ballet 

Over my school spring break, the week after Easter, our friend Kris came to visit. One of our plans when he visited was to see the Cherry Blossoms, which were just reaching their peak, in DC. 100 more words


Improving Your Penché

Here are my tips and tricks for increasing your flexibility and balance in a penché. I talk about using the inner thigh and hamstring as well as a hip placement secret. 28 more words


And the days, and the days they seem like forever...but forever isn't ever enough!

I’m sitting here happily eating cheesecake and rocking out to Streetlight Manifesto, who I’m seeing in concert in a few days! They are one of the best bands to see the live – the energy is insane and everything is fast and loud. 383 more words

Adult Ballet

flying south

I’m making like a seasonally confused  bird and flying down to Florida for the week!  I’ll be taking a small break from posting on the blog while I’m away, but follow… 26 more words