Let’s do an experiment: go to YouTube, type “first pair of pointe shoes” in the search box, and tell me what you see. 23,000 results? Yeah, that’s something like it. 1,215 more words
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When an audience sees ballet dancers, they see a gossamer parade of young bodies on show. Nymph-like and lithe, ballet dancers have personified the epitome of ethereality for centuries. 353 more words
Alberta Ballet is bringing the all-male contemporary dance troupe BalletBoyz to Alberta with a North American tour stop in Edmonton Feb. 24 and 25.
The London-based company founded by Michael Nunn and William Trevitt, two dancers of the Royal Ballet pedigree, is comprised of 10 male dance artists from diverse dance backgrounds with each of the individual performers packing an athletic punch to their movement. 536 more words