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Ballet 'In Flagrante' [the Modern Ballet Virgin]

Rating: 5.0
They say you'll love it or hate it and there isn't much room in-between.
I was sure I was going to squeeze into that slightly grudging middle ground:
Appreciative of training, skill, strength, grace, movement and artistic interpretation,
But left slightly untouched because I've two left feet and little affinity with the dancefloor
And even less for tutus and tights.

I was wrong.
How I was wrong.
Not a tutu in sight last night;
But a sublime release of energy in nano-degrees of expression
A perfect continuum between the still and the explosion:
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Fay Slimm 08 May 2009
Oh Tony - - thank you for your wonderful narrative of this beautiful movement found in your description of modern ballet - - having had a taste at the nearby Hall For Cornwall I was with you all the way in the overwhelming grace of dance such as this...... expertly taken by your pen and delivered with aplomb....... a more than ten 10 + + ++ from Fay....xx
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