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Equivocating My Way Through Life

When your mom is a ballerina, and other members of your family’s network—friends and other relatives—are involved in ballet or other performing arts, people expect you will go down that road, too: it’s only natural. 1,252 more words

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Reaching for Extremes

Are you planning to watch the Olympics? asks the gentle practitioner of acupuncture as he jabs some more needles into me.

I can tell this is a sneaky tactic to try to divert my attention from the pain, right after reprimanding me (in a gentle practitioner of acupuncture kind of way) for holding too much tension during the insertions, which does not help, he suggests. 1,194 more words

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Falling from Grace: Ballet Has a Reckoning

The fall has come not a moment too soon, some might say.

Peter Martins stepped down as Ballet Master in Chief at New York City Ballet last week after allegations of sexual harassment and the verbal and physical abuse of company members, reported the… 1,450 more words

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You Know It's Nutcracker Season When...

It is that time of the year again…. Nutcracker. Support your local ballet school or company by attending this wonderful holiday tradition. We are days away to close our Nutcracker Kickstarter campaign, and unforutnately, it doesn’t look like it will come to fruition. 596 more words

Top 5 Ballet Boys/Mens Programs (US)

As featured in Issue 6: It is funny that people still think there is a lack of male dancers in the US industry right now. 636 more words

Funky fountain near Pompidou 

Sorry my activities are always around the ballet schools – the places without ballet schools will not be discovered – and I don’t care – a funky fountain near the st marais ballet school ! 19 more words

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Inside the School of Cadence Ballet with Chloe Gauthier

Hello, dear readers! Today we have another special guest with us! It’s Chloe Gauthier, a student at the School of Cadence Ballet. This Canadian dance school is becoming very popular on Instagram because of a very special thing: the SCB technique. 866 more words

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