- must learn to turn sextuple pirouettes,
- raise extensions to 180 degrees,
- do 32 fouettés en tournant,
- hop one-legged on pointe and
- jump entrechat-douze.
What? I´m totally delusional you say? Oh, well then.. But seriously, before you and I make those die-hard resolutions and goals and plans, let us be realistic about what we want and how we can get there. And even before that, let´s just sit back for a moment and be less than serious about ballet.. In fact, I think it´s about time for some Funny! I saw this piece just yesterday for the first time, and it had me smiling and laughing throughout. Enjoy. LOL.
For the full length video, click here: The Concert
The clip is from "The concert, ou les malheurs de chacun", performed by the Paris Opera Ballet in honor of the late choreographer Jerome Robbins (1918-1998).