Posts Tagged "boys dance too"

(156) Julian MacKay, First Soloist with Mikhailovsky Theatre

Posted by on 09.30.2019 Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSSThis week we are joined from the 2019 Vail Dance Festival by Julian MacKay, first soloist at the Mikhailovsky Theatre.  Born in Montana, he quickly discovered his passion for ballet as a young boy, moving to Russia to train at just 11 years old.  He went on to train at the Moscow State Ballet Academy for six years, graduating top of his class. He danced for 8 months at the Royal Ballet before returning to Russia to join the Mikhailovsky as a soloist at just 20 years old....

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(152) Boys Dance – Our Reaction to Lara Spencer and GMA

Posted by on 08.26.2019 Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSSIt’s just Rebecca and Michael this week, breaking down everything that happened surrounding Lara Spencer’s comments on Prince George studying ballet on Good Morning America.  We are guessing that this story may have made it on your radar over the past few days, but we are here to break down the dance community’s reaction, why it was important, and how Good Morning America reacted on Monday morning. This episode is brought to you by Yumiko.  Please take a moment to

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