Review of Classical Stretch – The Esmonde Technique: Complete Season 10 – Strength and Flexibility

I only recently found out about Classical Stretch. Why? I don’t have a television set, that’s why. But a very nice woman I know only from the internet had sent me a copy of Oxford American’s Southern Music Issue┬áinternationally, and she refused payment, and so I managed to convince her to accept an Amazon gift … Continue reading Review of Classical Stretch – The Esmonde Technique: Complete Season 10 – Strength and Flexibility

Two Ballet Memoirs

I think I may be turning into a balletomane. It always just sneaks right up on you, doesn’t it? Well, alright, it isn’t just that. I’ve been taking ballet, and I’ve been trying to think through what makes adult ballet so pleasurable, while childhood ballet was so dispiriting. And in the process, some fellow dancers … Continue reading Two Ballet Memoirs