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Ballet News Reviews | Fairy Tale Fashion

March 10, 2016

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Fairy Tale Fashion book cover

Ballet News Reviews | Fairy Tale Fashion Once upon a time….. Beautifully printed and bound in Italy, where fairy tales first thrived, Fairy Tale Fashion is a fascinating look at the curated content put together by Colleen Hill. This book combines with an exhibition at The Museum at FIT. This is the first book to […]

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Wonderland

January 6, 2016

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Wonderland Book by Kirsty Mitchell Photography

The Wonderland Book by Kirsty Mitchell A caravan of rose coloured puddles. That’s Wonderland. Technically speaking, Wonderland is a cloth covered hardback with an embossed cover and foil stamping, weighing in at over 4kg, 360 x 270mm, 480 pages, 74 photographs, 8 gatefold spreads, and six and a half years in the making. Wonderland has been an epic […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Carlos Acosta at The Royal Ballet

October 22, 2015

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in rehearsal with Carlos Acosta

Ballet News Reviews | Carlos Acosta at The Royal Ballet Photo books are notoriously tricky to get just right. Expensive to produce, getting a commercially viable price point is a difficult balancing act between cost and quality. The incomparable Kirsty Mitchell has been brave enough to forego several offers from publishers for her Wonderland book that […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Emily Grizzell, Soloist, Royal Winnipeg Ballet

June 3, 2011

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dancer in red dress in a jete on stage

Cupcakes & Conversation with Emily Grizzell, Soloist, Royal Winnipeg Ballet How do you prepare your pointe shoes ? Well, I wear Gaynor Minden pointe shoes now, and there isn’t a whole lot of prep required the way that there is with traditional shoes.  I do admit to putting them through the washing machine on occasion […]

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