We’re giving away a pair of tickets to see La Scala Ballet’s Giselle at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts. Tickets are valid for the performance on Friday, July 28 at 7:30 pm in Costa Mesa, CA. Enter below!
We’re giving away a pair of tickets to see Miami City Ballet perform at Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival. Tickets are valid for the performance on Saturday, June 24 at 2 pm in Becket, MA. Enter below!
We’re giving away a pair of tickets to Milwaukee Ballet’s Mirror Mirror, Michael Pink’s reimagining of Snow White. Tickets are valid for the performance on Friday, June 2 at 7:30 pm in Milwaukee. Enter below!
Slip on Sansha‘s Kaysey romper for the perfect look between summer intensive classes. The cozy fabric features sophisticated color-blocking and an adjustable drawstring waist. We’re giving away one romper in the size and color palette of your choice. Enter below!
We love it when ballet dancers also happen to be inspiring role models in the community, and Dutch National Ballet soloist Michaela DePrince certainly falls into that category. As of last night, her reach will be extending much further. She’s the newest face of Jockey’s “Show ‘Em What’s Underneath” campaign. What exactly, you may ask, is she “showing”? Her message of hope, … More »
The Youth America Grand Prix has a knack for finding ballet’s big names of tomorrow, and the latest crop of potential stars has arrived. At the end of last week, the winners of YAGP’s New York City finals were announced with many dancers taking home scholarships to schools worldwide. If you follow the competition circuit, you may be … More »
I think we can all agree that Misty Copeland has that special something: a mix of killer technique and eye-catching charisma. But did she always have that spark? While Copeland has certainly grown as an artist through the years—she’s even making her Giselle debut tomorrow on American Ballet Theatre’s tour to Oman—one video shows a … More »
What Your Yoga Teacher Wishes You Knew Yoga has become a popular form of cross-training for ballet dancers, thanks to its stretching, strengthening and stress-relieving benefits. But it also poses challenges: How do you adapt your flexibility and turnout and shed your competitive nature to get the most out of class? Jennifer Goodman, a Chicago-based … More »
A fresh perspective: Last year, Katie Critchlow went through seven months of recovery for a debilitating ankle sprain, but the process transformed her outlook on cross-training: “You think that doing ballet class every day is enough, but it’s not,” she says. “Ballet dancers are hypermobile, and in order to execute everything onstage when you’re tired … More »
What do you get when you mix a dizzying amount of pirouettes with Mikhail Baryshnikov? Pure cinema gold—and one of the most famous dance movie scenes of all time. In this clip from the 1985 hit movie White Nights, Misha combines his technical prowess with his effortless cool. Raymond, played by legendary tapper Gregory Hines, challenges Kolya, a Soviet dancer … More »