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Vaganova School photo featured in Teen Vogue.
A portrait of famed Russian ballerina Marina Semenova hangs behind student Ekaterina Bondarenko. Vaganova Ballet Academy. TeenVogue. Photographed by Arthur Elgort. Bondarenko’s Vaganova graduation performance in 2011 was the Bluebird Pas De Deux with Artyom Sorochan.
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Vaganova Ballet Academy, Dance open 2011 - Ballet, балет, Ballett, Bailarina, Ballerina, Балерина, Ballarina, Dancer, Dance, Danse, Danza, Танцуйте, Dancing, Russian Ballet
Vaganova Ballet Academy
Look at those feet & turnout!
Leningrad ballet academy
Vaganova Ballet Academy, Saint Petersburg, Russia - Ballet, балет, Ballett, Bailarina, Ballerina, Балерина, Ballarina, Dancer, Dance, Danse, Danza, Танцуйте, Dancing, Russian Ballet
someone's always looking up to you, make it inspirational
Now, THIS is what young dancers are supposed to look like--a decent amount of form, technique, and expression. :)
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Love this picture. I wonder if they were hanging out in the sill or if photographer asked them up. And did they do class in tutus? Or was it a rehearsal?
En Pointe. (I have a lot of dreams where I'm doing this. And flying. Not at the same time. Totally normal, right?)
Ballet Dancer Ok just look at her feet!!!!!!!!!!! Theyre amazing....I'm wishing I could have them...I will prob never have them....
Imperial Ballet Olga Spessivtseva as Aspiccia - La Fille du Pharaon, St.Petersburg, c. 1913