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Cupcakes and Conversation with Rebecca Krohn, Principal, New York City Ballet

April 30, 2013

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Cupcakes and Conversation with Rebecca Krohn, Principal, New York City Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Tuesday morning? What gets me going on Tuesday morning is remembering that this is a career I chose to do. Ballet was never forced upon me, I do it because I love it.  Also, a big cup […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sarah Van Patten, Principal, San Francisco Ballet

August 17, 2012

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Sarah Van Patten and Pierre Francois-Vilanoba in Wheeldon’s Within the Golden Hour Erik Tomasson

Cupcakes & Conversation with Sarah Van Patten, Principal, San Francisco Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? If Monday is the start of a new ballet then it’s always exciting to see what will be created. I love seeing what can evolve from nothing. I’m also always excited, not only by the […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sascha Radetsky, Soloist, American Ballet Theatre

September 7, 2011

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ballet dancer jumps on stage

Cupcakes & Conversation with Sascha Radetsky, Soloist, American Ballet Theatre When ABT toured to Sadlers Wells in London in February this year, Radetsky caught my eye during Programme 2 and I determined to interview him, though my schedule (interviewing Xiomara Reyes and Thomas Forster) and his rehearsals and subsequent commitments have meant that the interview has been some […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Maia Makhateli, Principal, Dutch National Ballet

June 17, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Maia Makhateli, Principal, Dutch National Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? I’m not really fond of Monday mornings. I find it quite hard to get out of my bed in the morning and I guess it’s just the routine that makes me wake up and go to […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Lydia Wellington, Corps de ballet, New York City Ballet

February 8, 2011

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a row of cupcakes with candles on top

   Cupcakes & Conversation with Lydia Wellington, Corps de ballet, New York City Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Tuesday morning? I can’t relax for more than one day (and I really take that Monday to veg out), so I practically jump out of bed on Tuesday morning. I think I get really […]

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