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Nun of us are Normal

Behind the Sister Act Scenes – Part 1

As with many of my behind the scenes posts, I start writing it at one point of the process and finish it at another. 748 more words

Events And Reviews

Joburg Ballet Raw - Episode 6

Jessica Overton is a constant source of inspiration and drive. She has been on a ballet-mission since I met her (almost 12 years ago). Being a few years older than Jess, I have been able to observe her career since she was a pre-teen and I have always been blown away by how hard she works. 60 more words

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Once more, from the top!

I have been in the entertainment industry as a professional for a decade, come end of November this year. My first professional ‘gig’ was a fun tribute show called “Rhythm’s Gonna Get You”. 682 more words


The Pregnant Performer - Part 2

Can you handle it? Marise describes her pregnancies while dancing in Phantom of the Opera and Cats on tour.

When I fell pregnant while in the middle of a dance contract, I immediately jumped online and spent hours trawling the web for advice on how to manage a pregnancy through an active, physical job. 1,185 more words

The Pregnant Performer - Part 1

Marise Dusheiko, professional dancer, bares all on what it’s like to consider pregnancy when you get paid to dance in a white lycra cat suit. Read her thoughts and suggestions in Part 1 of her 2 Part Pregnancy Piece! 1,010 more words


Joburg Ballet Raw - Episode 4

Ohh yesss… production week! Where you only have time and energy enough to get through your day. Think 12 hours in the theatre, swollen feet and high tempers. 16 more words

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