dance

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 […]

Ballet Beautiful

Czech National Ballet (x). Ida Praetorius and Gregory Dean in Romeo and Juliet Photo © Inggrid Bugge Czech National Ballet (x). Anna Karenina Ulyana Lopatkina and Smekalov Mariinsky Ballet,   by N.Razina Czech National Ballet (x). Akane Takada and Federico Bonelli – © Dave Morgan

Ballet Beautiful

Svetlana Zakharova in Giselle photos by Francette Levieux Ballerina Sasha Formoso  in Dark Matter, Photo  by Debbie Major Rachel Neville Photography Ballerina Alina Somova in Sleeping Beauty as Princess Aurora -Photo by © Svetlana Avvakum Ballerina  Svetlana Zakharova – Photo by © Gene Schiavone Alexandra Timofeeva. Eleonora Abbagnato dans “La Dame aux Camélias” Opera de […]

Ballet Beautiful

Ulyana Loptakina Gorgeous Alinochka Diana Vishneva in Manon. “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 and jump higher than you. For me, this is not dance. And I […]

Ballet Beautiful

Simply elegant ballet photography to share today, enjoy. Noellie Conjeaud Soloist with Compañía Nacional de Danza, Spain Vikki Sloviter Photography   Sarah Lapointe Student at The Rock School for Dance Education and Gaynor Minden Ascending Artist ©Vikki Sloviter Photography   Black Swan tutu by Jan-Marie Harvey Kurdin of A. Jolan Ballet.  Pointe shoes by Gaynor […]