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Ballet Dancer = Athlete


Ballerina / Bailarina / Балерина / Dancer / Dance / Ballet


#Move #dance

Svetlana Zakharova Светлана Захарова (Bolshoi Ballet), “The Sleeping Beauty” choreography by Nacho Duato, Mikhailovsky Theatre

Oksana Bondareva.



Ballerina (by Mait Jüriado)


suicideblonde: Patricia Craig at barre, Children’s Ballet Company, 1953 (by Bob Willoughby)

penny byrne

elle fanning

Bravo to all the beautiful and fierce ballet dancers, teachers, students and parents. Dance is a sacrifice, a passion, a beauty, a necessity.

Vintage Ballet - I had been so wanting to do ballet classes for ages. When I finally got to join the teacher insisted on blue leotards with a little wrap skirt. Where was the pink tutu I'd been dreaming off??? So disappointed. - Ballet beauties, sur les pointes !

Stepping outside yourself creates some of the most beautiful things

by artist Nicoletta Ceccoli from the Republic of San Marino

Vintage Ballerina Image by cindyiscrafty, via Flickr

suicideblonde: Tutu for Yvette Chauviré’s Black Swan dance in Swan Lake, 1950