I've always wanted to go pro since I was a little kid. And then I got older and saw all kinds of documentaries-- No job security and hours of practice. It's so much harder than it looks. I love it a lot, but not enough to make it my life.
No one knows or can appreciate how physically challenging dance is. No one sees the blisters, bruises, blood, or raw areas of a dancer's feet. They haven't taken 4 hours of class, come home crying in pain, only to swallow some Advil, ice the muscles, and wake up to practice some more before class that evening. It's harder than you think.
Beautiful Ballet Portrait Of Performers Claiming The Streets Of NYC Ballet is an intimately physical art that has been merged with the beauty of music, photography and dance, captured by Puerto Rico born, NYC-based photographer Omar Robles’ camera on the streets of New York city.