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Sweet Feet

Carla Korbes, rehearsal, Swan Lake at Pacific Northwest Ballet. Photography by Lindsay Thomas. via:carlaswansong   First Position   Photo by Amber Hunt Photography   Bolshoi girls 2012 graduation performance, dégagé a la seconde     Isabelle Ciaravola’s foot.   Maria Khoreva on instagram     Carla Korbes, rehearsal, Swan Lake at Pacific Northwest Ballet. Photography by Lindsay Thomas. […]

Ballet Beautiful

Svetlana Zakharova, “Giselle” by Gene Schiavone Ballerina Ludmila Pagliero rehearsal of Notre Dame de Paris. – Photo by © Anne Denieau Mikhailovsky / Duato Diana Vishneva Svetlana Zakharova in The Dying Swan by: Jack Devant Ulyana by Mark Olich La Sylphide Daria Khokhlova by Jack Devant

Artistic Beauty

Edvard Munch “From the Riviera” 1892   “I thought I would be understood without words.”   -Vincent Van Gogh, in a letter to Theo Van Gogh via:larmoyante     Camille Pissarro (1830 – 1903) Le Quai du Pothuis à Pontoise (1872) oil on canvas 45.1 x 55.2 cm Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, USA     […]

HET NATIONALE BALLET

Dutch National Ballet (Het Nationale Ballet) is the largest dance company in the Netherlands. Megan Zimny Kaftira and Remi Wörtmeyer in rehearsal for La Dame aux Camélias   photography by Altin Kaftira The Dutch National Ballet was formed in 1961 when the Amsterdam Ballet and the Nederlands Ballet merged. The company has been directed bySonia Gaskell (1961–1969), Rudi […]

Raising the barre

Evgeniya Obraztsova   The Royal Ballet’s production of Swan Lake   Ashley Ellis, “Diamonds” from “Jewels” (George Balanchine), Boston Ballet © NYC Dance Project (Deborah Ory and Ken Browar)   Misty Copeland rehearsing Swan Lake Washington Ballet   “In an historic move, two African-American ballet dancers performed the lead roles in the Washington Ballet’s “Swan Lake” […]

Swan Lake: Ballet Beauty

Marianela Núñez and Stéphane Bullion Rehearsing “Swan Lake” choreography by Rudolf Nureyev. Wiener Staatsballett (Vienna State Ballet) March 3, 2015 Photographers: Ashley Taylor and Michael Pöhn ArtPassionZsaZsaBellagio  

Ballet Beautiful

The Australian Ballet Stella Abrera rehearsing Giselle. Photography Kate Longley Natalia Osipova and Matthew Golding rehearsing for Swan Lake via:b-classique “Dance is so artistic, and if you don’t see the dancer’s fragility a little bit, it’s not interesting. With technique, there is always someone in the dance world who can do more pirouettes than you […]

School of American Ballet

“Behind the Scenes at SAB”   A peek behind the scenes of a photo shoot by photographer Jamie Beck of Ann Street Studio, NYC.     Ann Street Studio:  “Last week was a really exciting one for us both creatively and culturally. The past month we have been working feverishly on a series of cinemagraphs we […]