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Ballet's Problem Is That It's Becoming A Sport
Alice Robb: "Despite its physical similarities to gymnastics, ice-skating and ballroom dance, most ballet dancers would bristle at the suggestion that it's a sport - and yet, many ballet teachers and directors have embraced Olympic-style competitions in which aspiring dancers compete for gold, silver and bronze medals, scholarships, contracts and even cash." The New Republic 10/14/13
Posted October 16, 2013 12:56 AM

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