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Dancer and Teacher Irine Fokine Dies at 88

On December 5th, Irine Fokine died at the age of 88.  She was the founder of Irine Fokine School of Ballet in Ridgewood, New Jersey, where for over sixty years countless students and I trained in a rigorous, disciplined environment.  … Continue reading

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The Spectacular High Line

A view from the High Line If you haven’t yet explored the High Line, I strongly encourage you to head to Manhattan’s west side to see what all the hype is about.  The High Line, which was a railway line … Continue reading

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