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Prior to Monday evening, when I attended American Ballet Theatre’s annual June gala, I had never been to Lincoln Center’s Metropolitan Opera House. I recognized the twinkling chandeliers dripping from its ceilings only from Gossip Girl and The Un...

There’s been a lot of eulogizing lately of a time before the #MeToo movement, when men in positions of power could do whatever they wanted without fear of being accused of harassment, abuse, or assault. But that world, in which women did not have...

There’s been a lot of eulogizing lately of a time before the #MeToo movement, when men in positions of power could do whatever they wanted without fear of being accused of harassment, abuse, or assault. But that world, in which women did not have...

Georgina Pazcoguin is no stranger to making history. She’s New York City Ballet’s first Asian American woman to be promoted to soloist. In her 19 years at one of the most influential ballet companies in the world, Mikhail Baryshnikov has called h...

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In Olivia Rodrigo’s “Brutal” video, which debuted in the summer of 2021, Gen Z’s preferred ingenue attempts to dance ballet in pointe shoes, only to snap her ankles and collapse on the ground. A depressed ballerina, Rodrigo crawls around the...