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Pointe Shoe Tossing

On my way back to the Beacon train station after visiting the Dia, I looked up and snapped some photos of this puzzling image.  I wonder who wore these pointe shoes, for what performance, when, where, and how many tries … Continue reading

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Front Page of The Wall Street Journal: Self-Taught Ballerinas Online

Today’s Wall Street Journal has a front page article called “On Their Toes and Asking for Trouble, Self-Taught Ballerinas Go Online”, about aspiring dancers who are dangerously strapping on pointe shoes in their homes – many of whom have not had any formal … Continue reading

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