Published October 1, 2015
Nikiya’s epic “death” solo at the end of La Bayadère’s second act is more than a test of stamina: It’s integral to the ballet’s plot. In it, Nikiya laments her doomed relationship with Prince Solor, rejoices upon receiving a basket of flowers she believes to be from him and collapses af…more »
Published June 2, 2015
Jerome Robbins' "Afternoon of a Faun"more »
Published January 12, 2010
An advanced step that covers space and requires strong ankles and good placement.more »
Published November 24, 2009
La La La Human Steps’ Édouard Lock on pointework’s postmodern appealmore »
Published November 23, 2009
What will it take to command the stage a decade from today?more »
Published November 23, 2009
Improve your strength and stamina outside the studio.more »
Published November 23, 2009
Studying a new technique over the summer can be an eye-opening experience.more »
Published November 23, 2009
Six principals discuss their approach to daily technique class.more »