The extension of the leg is alot more than muscle to us. Its a way of life, and an extension of a happy, healthy life dance forever


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Ashley Ellis, Principal dancer with the Boston Ballet, shown in Jiří Kylián's Bella Figura


I love the shapes. The flowing fabrics and the strong lines of the dancers' bodies are a beautiful contrast, and all together they contort themselves into these organic shapes that are both graceful and powerful. Just begging for a sculpture!

Diana Vishneva (prima ballerina Mariinsky Ballet) and Marcelo Gomes. Photo: Patrick Demarchelier. #Ballet

A hug on butterfly Diana Vishneva (prima ballerina Mariinsky Ballet) & Marcelo Gomes - Photo Patrick Demarchelier

Diana Vishneva photographed by Patrick Demarchelier, 2012

Diana Vishneva (born July is a prima ballerina with both the Mariinsky Ballet (formerly the Kirov Ballet) in Russia, and American Ballet Theatre in the United States. my favorite ballerina ever