BALLETOMANA

BALLETOMANA

"Ballet is important and significant, yes. But first of all, it is a pleasure." - Balanchine

gothicsynthetic:

kameliendame:

Myriam Ould-Braham [source]

If you want to see the whole peasant pas, you can watch it here. She dances it with Emmanuel Thibault.

This ought to have been made a gif a long time ago. Thank you so much.

passionatedancing:


Olga Smirnova

Come on. How can this girl be called “the Ice Queen”?

passionatedancing:

Olga Smirnova

Come on. How can this girl be called “the Ice Queen”?

operaqueen:

Julie Andrews, The Sound of Music. 1965. 

justanordinarydancer:

catgoddess:

i-justreally-like-cats-okay:

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So cute!

I couldn’t help it. This was too cute to not reblog

justanordinarydancer:

catgoddess:

i-justreally-like-cats-okay:

x

So cute!

I couldn’t help it. This was too cute to not reblog

passionatedancing:

doll-iamdoinggreat:

Xander Parish and Yulia Stepanova rehearsing for Swan Lake.
© Svetlana Avvakum

i love pas de deux pics like this <3

passionatedancing:

doll-iamdoinggreat:

Xander Parish and Yulia Stepanova rehearsing for Swan Lake.

© Svetlana Avvakum

i love pas de deux pics like this <3

ryanishka:

giftedfool:

This is like me when I catch my toe under the door.  Vladimir Shklyarov  Sasha Gouliaev photo &amp; copyright.

me whenever I see a pic of volodya

ryanishka:

giftedfool:

This is like me when I catch my toe under the door.
Vladimir Shklyarov
Sasha Gouliaev photo & copyright.

me whenever I see a pic of volodya

ryanishka:

passionatedancing:

Vladislav Lantratov and Diana Vishneva being adorable in Bolshoi’s Lost Illusions 

THEY’RE BOTH SO CUTE IN THIS UGH

OH MY GOD I LOVE THIS SO MUCH I COULD LITERALLY WATCH IT FOREVER

christinaballerina13:

Ksenia Zhiganshina at Dance Open Ballet Festival Savonlinna-2014

 photo by Stas Levshin

kameliendame:

Alice Renavand and Vincent Chaillet
ph. Christian Lartillot

kameliendame:

Alice Renavand and Vincent Chaillet

ph. Christian Lartillot

b-classique:

Vaganova girls (Last part) 

obsessivedancingdisorder:

everythingplus-thekitchensink:

glissadeassemble:

lovebooksandballet:

Svetlana Zakharova in Teatro alla Scala’s production of Giselle.
Photography by Marco Brescia &amp; Rudy Amisano

IS IT JUST ME OR DOES SVETA’S FOOT LOOK EXTRA PERFECT?!

it looks extra perfect (and extra dead but ignore that)

she usually is extra perfect

obsessivedancingdisorder:

everythingplus-thekitchensink:

glissadeassemble:

lovebooksandballet:

Svetlana Zakharova in Teatro alla Scala’s production of Giselle.

Photography by Marco Brescia & Rudy Amisano

IS IT JUST ME OR DOES SVETA’S FOOT LOOK EXTRA PERFECT?!

it looks extra perfect (and extra dead but ignore that)

she usually is extra perfect

rlcsurf:

nycdanceproject:

Ashley Ellis, Principal dancer with American Ballet Theatre. Photo by NYC Dance Projectwww.nycdanceproject.com

I’m still surprised about this ballet.

rlcsurf:

nycdanceproject:

Ashley Ellis, Principal dancer with American Ballet Theatre.
Photo by NYC Dance Project
www.nycdanceproject.com

I’m still surprised about this ballet.

pnbawesome:

Carla Körbes &amp; Karel Cruz in Swan Lake.

pnbawesome:

Carla Körbes & Karel Cruz in Swan Lake.

vaganovaboy:

OMG these are stunning gifs