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Do Ballet Companies Need To Become More Egalitarian?
The hierarchical corps-soloist-principal system has been entrenched for the art form's entire history, and almost all dancers are expected to know their place and count themselves lucky to have a career at all. But with a strike looming in San Francisco and dancers elsewhere speaking out, should ballet take a cue from modern dance in how to treat its performers?
The Guardian (UK) 10/24/13
Posted October 25, 2013 12:54 AM
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