May 2014

2014_05_0
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    Inside DM

    Artistry isn’t something you can build simply by showing up at the barre every morning. It’s a mysterious, elusive ... More »

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    More Than a Prodigy

    Ballet dancers talk about the long road to achieving artistry.     Catherine Hurlin photographed by Jayme Thornton. When ... More »

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    Get Fit Quick?

    The pitfalls of the latest health trends Extreme forms of fitness and diet can seduce dancers with their promises ... More »

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    Dancing for Doug

    Inside a rehearsal for Doug Elkins’ cheeky new mash-up of physical comedy and romance   All photos by Kyle ... More »

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    Artistry’s Delicate Balance

    Does virtuosity underpin or undermine a 21st-century approach to ballet? Margot Fonteyn and Michael Somes in Act III of ... More »

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    Why I Dance: Kaitlyn Gilliland

    Gilliland with Rina Barrantes in Intermezzo’s Verdi String Quartet, section choreographed by Marcelo Gomes. Photo by Sarah Sterner, Courtesy ... More »