I used to stretch like this everyday :( Could balance en pointe, too, in attitude and arabesque. Maybe it's time to start stretching again.


La importancia de la preparación física para el teatro


Kristina Shapran-soloist at Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Academic Music Theatre.

Marie-Claude Pietragalla

Marie-Claude Pietragalla was born in She studied at the Paris Opéra Ballet School Joined the Paris Opéra Ballet in 1979 and was appointed étoile in Director of the Ballet National de Marseille since

Lovely lines

"Still I Rise" is a poem by Maya Angelou and its emphasis on how African Americans will always rise after people try to break them down.

Dance 2013

Jesse Chase-Lubitz, Nardia Boodoo - Joffrey Ballet Trainees by ©Gina Uhlmann Photography


Svetlana Zakharova rehearsing The Dying Swan. Photo by Maria-Helena Buckley Movement