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Ballet News Recommends

December 3, 2012

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ballet christmas

Ballet News Recommends It’s been a good year for ballet books and I want to recommend my top reads for Christmas. These are the books that you can’t go wrong with, whether they are gifts to give or receive – or whether they are, as we say in my family, “presents of undying affection,.” e.g. presents you […]

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Ballet News Reviews | dancers among us

October 19, 2012


Wildest Dream

Ballet News reviews | dancers among us Do you remember back when you were a kid ? When your wide-eyed innocence set your imagination free and inspired you to dream ? Living in the moment, unselfconsciously, is something we forget about as adults; responsibility and routine snatching our time and blurring our thoughts.   But…. Celebratory photographs with evocative names : Meter Maid, Alone Together, Sticky Situation, Late […]

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Dancers Among Us part 2

September 1, 2010


dancer in arabesque

I recently highlighted the work of Jordan Matter and his Dancers Among Us series of unique photographs.  Here are the very latest two – exclusive to Ballet NEWS – a novel way to feed the pigeons (I know that feeding them is controversial in London & manyother cities but I personally find the seagulls in Cornwall […]

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Have you just passed a ballet dancer ?

August 28, 2010


dancers performing

I’m always struck by how unrecognised ballet dancers are once they leave the vacinity of the theatre where they work. Of course, if you hang aound the stage door, you probably know who you want to see and will recognise them, but once those dancers step out into the real world, they largely go about […]

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