#TBT: Daniil Simkin in Don Quixote

#TBT: Daniil Simkin in Don Quixote

Daniil Simkin and Roberta Marquez. Photo by Hiroyuki Ito via Getty Images He may appear baby-faced in this clip from the 2005 Helsinki International Ballet Competition, but 17-year-old Daniil Simkin already dances like a fully formed prince. In Basilio’s...
#TBT: Daniil Simkin in Don Quixote

Does Daniil Simkin Ever Slow Down?

Daniil Simkin with Céline Cassone. Photo by NYC Dance Project: Ken Browar and Deborah Ory. Courtesy Joyce Theater. Vacation may seem like an unknown concept to American Ballet Theatre principal Daniil Simkin. Instead of resting during ABT’s winter layoff, he...
The Secret Lives of Dancers

The Secret Lives of Dancers

We tend to think of professional dancers as tuning into an all-ballet channel. Not so, according to these five, who read, movie-binge, ace Final Fantasy, design headbands, tweet, go to college, raise cats and more. Their offstage adventures are as varied as the...
#TBT: Daniil Simkin in Don Quixote

Through Daniil's Lens

Ever wonder what the world would look like through the eyes of a ballet superstar? Pointe’s editorial advisor, Kate Lydon, gave us a heads up yesterday about Daniil Simkin’s amazing Instagram feed. The ABT soloist, who constantly travels the world, has a...

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