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Ballet News Reviews | dancers after dark

October 20, 2016

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Dancers after dark

Ballet News Reviews | dancers after dark by Jordan Matter 300 dancers 400 locations 150 photographs 7 countries 20-30 seconds to nail the shot 0 clothes 0 arrests 0 digital manipulation This is not just a book. Oh no, dancers after dark is your daily dose of unbridled JOY! A bold statement, but a true […]

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DANCE MAGIC: THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF RICHARD CALMES

April 4, 2014

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DANCE MAGIC: THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF RICHARD CALMES EXHIBITED AT THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF DANCE APRIL 2014-APRIL 2015   The National Museum of Dance in Saratoga Springs, New York has selected Dance Magic: the Photography of Richard Calmes to be on view from April 2014 to April, 2015. The exhibition was selected under the Museum’s Art in […]

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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

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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 3

October 10, 2010

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Here’s a Sunday treat for you – some new photographs from Jordan Matter. You can see the other published images in this series in Have you just passed a ballet dancer and Dancers Among Us Part 2. As ever, feel free to let me know what you think about them !

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Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

September 11, 2010

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dancer in arabesque

Continuing the ballet + fashion theme, photographer  Jordan Matter has sent me this lovely image of his, from Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week :  Photograph :  Jordan Matter  

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Dancers Among Us part 2

September 1, 2010

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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

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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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