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The Men of Les Ballet Trockadero Participate in the “It Gets Better” Project

June 23, 2011

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In celebration of gay pride month I decided to post this video of the men of Les Ballet Trockadero de Monte Carlo speaking on their experiences growing up as gay male dancers. The video was filmed for the It Gets Better Project, a project which was started by Dan Savage and his partner Terry who […]

National Dance Week Day 6, Kevin Jenkins “Finding Narnia”

April 27, 2011

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Recently I have realized that in this crazy world of 21st century of social networking, the dance community is one of the last surviving social networks that still smothers their comrades with love each and everytime they see them. In most other communities that I’m involved in, a lot of our information sharing happens primarily […]

When Hollywood Takes Over: The Black Swan Debate

April 19, 2011

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  Recently, there has been some controversy regarding a ballerina named Sarah Lane and her performance in the film, Black Swan. She has come out to announce that she performed most of the dancing and that Natalie Portman, who recieved an Oscar for her acting in the film, is getting most of the credit. Not surprisingly, […]