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Oklahoma City Ballet lures lovers to ‘Paris Rouge’ for Valentine’s weekend with romantic triple bill

January 16, 2013

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Oklahoma City Ballet lures lovers to ‘Paris Rouge’ for Valentine’s weekend with romantic triple bill The Oklahoma City Ballet will seduce audiences in an infamous Parisian nightclub with its third production of the 2012-2013 season, a romantic triple bill headlined by Paris Rouge at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9 and 2 p.m. on Sunday, […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sasha De Sola, Soloist, San Francisco Ballet

October 10, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sasha De Sola, Soloist, San Francisco Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? My husband Josh! He is always there to love and encourage me and I am so grateful for that. I am also motivated by the prospect of working on any of the ballets that […]

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Ballet + Chocolate

September 10, 2011

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Bear with me here. Not an immediately obvious link to ballet dancers I know, but… Cacao, the chocolate beans, were first used thousands of years ago and the Aztecs followed in the footsteps of the Mayans and made xocoatl or xocolatl, which was basically a bitter drink of fermented & roasted cacao with chilli & […]

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Chocolate

October 2, 2010

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Every now and then it feels justified to send you a curve ball.  So this one is nothing to do with ballet (well, almost nothing, as you’ll read later), and instead it’s chocolate -coated. In April 2009 I wrote about the irrepressible Willie Harcourt-Cooze and his incredible proper chocolate.  You might remember him from several Channel 4 […]

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