Adventures of an Adult Beginner

The adventures of a 21 year-old girl learning how to dance.
When I was a kid, I wanted to be a ballerina, and I finally said, "fuck it, I'm going for it." I just want to dance because I love ballet.
(I've been going to a studio for adult beginners since October 2011)
tattooedpotato:

Ashley Murphy, Dustin James and Jehbreal Muhammad Jackson of Dance Theatre of Harlem performing Agon 
Photo: Andrea Mohin

tattooedpotato:

Ashley Murphy, Dustin James and Jehbreal Muhammad Jackson of Dance Theatre of Harlem performing Agon

Photo: Andrea Mohin

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gorbigorbi :

Diana Vishneva HAPPY BIRTHDAY!

Diana Vishneva (born July 13, 1976 in Leningrad (now Saint-Petersburg, Russia) is a Russian ballet dancer who performs as a principal dancer with the Mariinsky Ballet Both (formerly the Kirov Ballet) and the American Ballet Theatre.
She Began to study dance at the age of six. At the age of eleven she Entered the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet, Which she graduated from in 1995 (class of Professor Lyudmila Kovaleva)

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