ballet, college, heath & nutrition, how to, mental health, nonfiction, psychology

“The Body Spectrum” Project Coming Soon

Hey guys! So, my final project for one of my classes is centered around one of my favorite topics: body image. If you have followed my blog for a while, you'll know that I used to be a ballet dancer as well as an active writer on eating disorders, bad self-esteem, and body dysmorphia. I… Continue reading “The Body Spectrum” Project Coming Soon

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ballet, creative, photography, The Pennsylvania Ballet

Photography + Poetry♡

Weekend through the lens...     Nice to be home. Wish I could stay longer.     Always amazing food, always a perfect view in the city.     Performed for some young ones. 3/5/17 thoughts... I think it's time for a change in my life, But I'm so afraid of the unknown. What's to… Continue reading Photography + Poetry♡

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Outreach Program with The School of Pennsylvania Ballet

3/3/17 Just yesterday, the Level 8 and Trainee Program of the School of Pennsylvania Ballet performed at the Montessori Children's House in Horsham, PA. Our lovely audience was a small group of children ages 2-6 years old. My class performed several pieces for the young students, including sections from Faust, La fille mal gardée, Le Corsaire and a… Continue reading Outreach Program with The School of Pennsylvania Ballet

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First Audition of the Season + Yummy Bedtime Snack

Miami City Ballet audition: DONE! It was so wonderful to see Miss Arantxa Ochoa again! (The new Miami City Ballet School Director, former PA Ballet School Director). I miss her ballet classes very much and how they always push me out of my comfort zone. Every time she teaches I feel an immense amount of… Continue reading First Audition of the Season + Yummy Bedtime Snack

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Quick Update on Life as a Ballerina

After a successful 32 performances, Nutcracker season is finally over! My blog posts have been non-existent over the past two months because I spent literally all of my time rehearsing, touring, performing and sleeping. But now that that's all over with and a new year has begun, expect many more posts in the future! Here is a quick,… Continue reading Quick Update on Life as a Ballerina

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Tour Day 2: Nutty Nutcracker Rehearsals

Did someone say rehearsal from noon to 10 PM?! You know you are the midst of Nutcracker season when the rehearsal schedule calls for lengthy days. Lots of starting and stopping, spacing and adjusting. Rehearsals are for making mistakes and then correcting them in preparation for the performances. The lighting, sets, music and dancers all… Continue reading Tour Day 2: Nutty Nutcracker Rehearsals

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Touring with the Main Company

11/13/16 Many wonderful opportunities have presented themselves already this season. I finally feel like I'm breaking out of this mold, straying away from the rest of the group, and being singled out for solo roles. Everyday I'm discovering more of myself as an artist, playing around with different movement and musicality like I never have… Continue reading Touring with the Main Company