This visual guide to ballet history goes beyond other ballet books, with evocative photography that captures famous ball...
Dancer, artist, actress, director and producer.
When I stepped into the role of Odette/Odile at the last minute in Swan Lake. The principal dancer hurt herself and Antony Dowell asked me to take over. I was only 19 years old and I had never rehearsed the role before. I’ll never forget it!
Manon, because you need to be an artist as well as a dancer in order to dance the role. And she becomes a better person at the end.
That dancers are actually intelligent individuals.
In coaching you’re not the centre but the performer is.
The merging of different genres.
Its beauty; it’s stunning to look at.