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Cupcakes & Conversation with Laura Hidalgo, Principal, Queensland Ballet

August 4, 2015

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Laura Hidalgo, Principal, Queensland Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? I just recently moved to Australia so everything motivates me at the moment. The excitement of working in a new place is something that gets me right out of bed. Getting to know my colleagues, the sun […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Pippa Moore, Premier Dancer, Northern Ballet

June 26, 2013

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Pippa Moore, Premier Dancer, Northern Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? I must be hard wired after all these years of discipline and dedication; by 8am I’ve been up a while organising what needs to be done! If ballet chose you, as many dancers say it […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Angela Malan, Senior Principal dancer, Ballet Mistress and Coach, South African Ballet Theatre

May 27, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Angela Malan, Senior Principal dancer, Ballet Mistress and Coach, South African Ballet Theatre  What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? I am motivated by the constant, yet unobtainable strive for perfection! Why ballet ? Ballet is the only thing that feeds all I need: my soul, my body, […]

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Cupcakes and Conversation with Myriam Simon, Principal Dancer, Stuttgart Ballet

March 22, 2012

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Cupcakes and Conversation with Myriam Simon, Principal Dancer, Stuttgart Ballet What motivates you at 8 am on a Monday Morning? At first it is only the perspective of a big cup of coffee that gets me out of bed. But right after that comes the awareness that going “to work” for me is doing what […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Elizabeth Mason, Principal, Stuttgart Ballet

October 26, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Elizabeth Mason, Principal, Stuttgart Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? When I’m preparing for work on a Monday morning, I think about my goals for the week and how I want to accomplish those goals.  If I don’t have a show then I’m focused on improving specific […]

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