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a few belated thoughts on ABTs coppelia

i wasn’t originally planning on seeing ABTs coppelia twice but since a free ticket happened to come my way i ended up going both friday and saturday nights.  on friday swanhilda was danced by misty copeland and franz by herman … Continue reading

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manon!

kenneth macmillan’s manon. wow. bloody fantastic! this was my first experience seeing manon live – i’d seen it on dvd forever ago, and have seen various youtube snippets- but i’d somehow never actually seen this ballet in the theater. while it may … Continue reading

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a bit of a long post on la bayadere

it seems that men in ballets have this nasty habit of pledging their eternal love to women just out of their social circle (or species), creating all sorts of drama and heartache. happily, their poor judgement makes for some damn fine … Continue reading

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