Tag Archives: New York City Ballet

The boy in ballet: a young trailblazer

My Enchanté column from June 25, 2015 You won’t find one of the most powerful—and at the same time graceful—14-year-old athletes on the soccer pitch or at the hockey rink. Cameron Baker spends many hours a week training in ballet. … Continue reading

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A love affair with New York

My Daytripper column from February 19, 2015 In the uber village called New York, millions of people mingle in hundreds of small neighborhoods and communities. Street smart and gritty, those people who inhabit one of the world’s greatest cultural centres … Continue reading

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Belissima! This ballerina’s on fire

(Photo courtesy of New York City Ballet) My Enchanté column from EMC News, June 5, 2014. Sara Mearns doesn’t so much perform dance; she becomes the dance. New York City Ballet principal dancer Sara Mearns arrives for our meeting looking … Continue reading

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