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weekly photo challenge - graceful

For me, ballet is one of the most graceful things …. but so hard to capture – so I have to use one of my favorite paintings, by the Danish painter Grena Wegener. 181 more words

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Back on Stage as the Slyph

Excited to be back dancing the title role of ‘La Sylphide’ tonight. Had some great rehearsals and will have family in the audience so will be doing it for them. 10 more words

A Dancers Lifestyle

Swan Lake at the Ballet 

So when you return home what do you do? Well my best friend Edders bought tickets to watch Swan Lake at The Lyceum Theatre. She bought them as soon as they went on sale so we were on the front row. 74 more words


Pilates and Pepperkaken

I recently attended Swan Lake performed by the National Russian Ballet at the Stavanger Konserthus.  It was powerfully moving. Going in, I vaguely remembered the story.   985 more words


Review: The National Ballet's Onegin a captivating tale of unhappily-ever-after

The National Ballet of Canada
NAC Southam Hall
Runs until Saturday, Jan. 21
Reviewed Thursday, Jan. 19

The National Ballet of Canada’s Onegin took the audience in Southam Hall Thursday night on a complex emotional and psychological adventure. 537 more words

Local Arts

Your Beautiful Glorious Self

You may think you need to be better.

But you don’t.

You may think you need to be more like someone else.

But you don’t. 585 more words

beyond the barre with mahallia ward

My friendship with Mahallia is one of the most unique I’ve ever encountered.  This is likely due to the fact that we have never actually met.   1,300 more words