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Archive for February 3rd, 2011

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Visit the link below for the Tribs take on Ballet West’s new Sleeping Beauty.
I’m not sure how I feel about Carabosse minus Bene (my top memory of PBS Ednet) or the idea that the ballet should feel more like the “pace of a movie.”

http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment/51177474-81/ballet-sklute-fairy-beauty.html.csp

And on a ballet note, the LA Times just printed an essay “Weighing in on body fascism” which addresses a lot of current ballet hype

http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/news/la-ca-body-fascism-20110130,0,267942.story