I'm especially fond of the Corps de Ballet (having spent a lot of time there!).

The beautiful Brooke - the Australian ballet.


Waiting for the Prima Ballerina to arrive (ballet slipper,pearls,lace gloves,toe box slippers)

Oh my. This reminds me of my random flexibility. Hahaha

She must really need to sprint fast to get where she's going on time. View "Girl Stretching on the Train" and more funny posts on CollegeHumor


Ballet pink--love the black background

En Pointe

First dancer is Veronica Gutierrez of the Los Angeles Ballet Academy

The grave of Marie Taglioni, covered in ballet-slippers, in Cimetière Montmartre, Paris. Marie Taglioni was the daughter of the Italian choreographer Filippo Taglioni. Her slender figure lived up to the romantic idea of a perfect body and she would become the leading ballerina of the romantic era.

Something quite interesting.The grave of ballerina Marie Tagioni at the Montmartre cemetery in Paris, where young dancers still leave their dancing shoes and flowers. Marie Taglioni pioneered the en pointe style of dance which characterizes ballet today

"there is no pain in ballet" if you understand that, i love you a lot

"there is no pain in ballet" if you understand that, i love you alot. The feel of getting on the dance floor, that noise you here of the music, and that rush of when you start.

good reminders

You know, just a few things a ballet dancer thinks about with EVERY movement. This is perfect. I can hear my ballet teacher saying all of these.

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aurelie-dupont: American Ballet Theatre corps Kaho Ogawa 10 pirouettes😍 I love how she did 10 and she kept her foot in passé! I've seen people do multiple pirouettes en pointe but the bring their foot to coupe😖


Adri at ballet practice