No words. Just watch the video.
I’ve always liked this variation with a bit of sass and authority… loved the video.
Guillem, Platel, Semenyaka, also enjoyable (I’m sure I’m leaving some out).
Guillem’s version will forever be what I compare everyone else to though, I can’t help it.
Don’t forget Pontois! She invented dominatrix Raymonda :)
I intentionally left Pontois out because I didn’t think anyone would notice, THAT’S WHAT I GET… but yes, she is fab.
Why did I just see this video now!? Maria is a gorgeous Raymonda, this role fits her like a glove ♡♡
A ballerina life part 2/3
Class and rehearsal
Remake all of the gifs in this photoset because the old ones suck
i am so threatened by pretty girls they are terrifying
they are no easy answers to racism or racialized sexism
there are no cut-and-dry solutions for surviving the white heteropatriarchy
there isn’t an easy way to be an intersectional feminist
resistance doesn’t come with a user’s guide
it’s supposed to be difficult
it’s supposed to make you uncomfortable
it’s supposed to shatter your perceptions
if you’re not uneasy you are part of the problem
let’s be real here we’ve all been emotionally attached to a pair of ballet shoes but when pointe shoes are dead it’s like bye bye muthafucka
No but when you’re emotionally attached to a pair of pointe shoes and they start to die and it’s like noooooo