I went to the Dancers Connect conference on Monday which was in Dortmund this year. It's an event held annually 'by dancers for dancers'. It allows us to come together and discuss our working situations in order to improve the dance community. I decided to attend out of curiosity. Turns out I learned more than I expected and I'm so glad I went. It was really eye opening and it gave me so much to think about.
We had our first premiere of the season on Sunday. Dancing and rehearsing all day everyday.... pretty much all of the work we do in the studio leads to the real deal. We spend hours and hours at the studio perfecting every tiny detail. Every position, lift, placement, count and so on. It's easy to …
Dancing has given and taught me so much over the years. There has been a lot to learn and there's so much more I have yet to experience, but these are a few of the many things I’ve learned thanks to dance.
After 3 tough but fun years at the Royal Swedish Ballet School I graduated a few days ago. It’s a bittersweet feeling knowing I’m DONE with school.