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No pain, no flexibility
Pain is beauty, beauty is pain. Ballet equals both rolled into one and stuffed inside a body..
Ballet Stretch - Joffrey Ballet by Gina Uhlmann, via Flickr
Sometimes I wish that I had danced in KC, because maybe hen I would be good enough to make a living from it when I grow.
I miss dance with every ounce of my being, everyday that goes by. What I would give to have the chance to dance again
So, Reece has the pointe training, but Claire is the one with the flexibility to put her leg up like this. Combine them both, and you have one amazing dancer! :)
"Leaders must encourage their organizations to dance to forms of music yet to be heard." -Warren G. Bennis
We'd like to get rhythmic gymnast Elizaveta Nazarenkova in pointe shoes!
I used to be able to go there...perhaps one day I can go there again...and not because I've fallen and can't get up.
Jesus Christ. I love backbends but man this looks painful
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Back in my ballet days, this was a totally acceptable watching tv/studying/reading a book position...not so much anymore.
Ludmila Konovalova. Photo (c) Enrico Nawrath.
Flexibility. by luz