justanordinarydancer:

Principals- The highest rank and the most coveted position in the company is that of principal dancer. Performing the most challenging lead roles, principals carry the weight of a ballet’s story.

New York City Ballet dancers in city.ballet of AOL on Originals

This is beautiful 

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baelanchine:

shinebrightlikeasveta:

Svetlana Zakharova as Aurora and David Hallberg as Prince Desire is Bolshoi’s ”The Sleeping Beauty”

idk about you but i’d like to kiss david hallberg while starring in a ballet i mean that’s a win win

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adayofballet:

Kaho Ogawa at YAGP 2010

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may i have some anons please

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elegancea:

Sometimes, the best way to not get your heart broken is to act like you don’t have one. 

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b-classique:

Oksana Skorik dancing the Black Swan variation

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bunheadforever:

intiballet:

These photos of young Sveta are wonderful!

Imagine if they were hq😍

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carlosquezadaph:

Elisa Carrillo & Friends 2014 . México 

Mikhail Kaniskin & Elisa Carrillo / Staatsballet Berlin 

Romeo & Juliet . Jhon Cranko 

Fotografía Carlos Quezada

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