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Persistence of Identity: There are no accidents in meaning.

What does Dali’s confusing, compelling, at times mystical, at times disturbing imagery mean? According to Dali’s flippant answer to the question regarding the meaning of Persistence of Memory, it merely represents melting camembert cheese. 819 more words


Just Dance: Detroit In Brooklyn by Erik Madigan Heck

Love to dance?

Take a look at the Just Dance series on the Nowness website (all videos are on YouTube too).

I love this: Detroit In Brooklyn, below, by one of my favourite photographers who has expanded his skillset to directing here: 13 more words


Recital: Love, Adrenaline and Rowdy Mermaids

The second and final day of our huge recital came and went way too fast for everyone’s taste, but it was amazing and we enjoyed it enormously. 840 more words


Premiere: So. Many. Emotions.

After yesterday’s premiere, I’m pretty sure dance should be reclassified as a drug. It’s been a while since I’ve had such a huge rush of excitement, exhilaration, gratitude and adrenaline. 519 more words


Photography: Henry Leutwyler

I love this beautiful photograph of two American Ballet Theatre dancers in midair, photography by Henry Leutwyler.

I saw it in my copy of Architectural Digest, July 2017, in a feature on interiors: … 27 more words


Stage Rehearsal: Better Than Expected

The stage rehearsal went well! Whew! My adductors held themselves together. Though they still feel a bit off, they are dance-able now. I’ve slapped a hot water bottle on my leg immediately afterwards and it is still well-behaved today. 792 more words