Isadora Duncan

“I may have neither genius nor talent nor temperament.  But I know that I have a Will; and will and energy sometimes prove greater than either genius or talent or temperament.”

On the brink of success…

“In all of us who perform, there is an awareness of the smile, which is part of the equipment, or gift, of the acrobat.  We have all walked the high wire of circumstance at times.  We recognize the gravity of pull on the Earth as he does.  The smile is there because he is practicing… Continue reading On the brink of success…

Baryshnikov Wisdom

“When a dancer comes onstage, he is not just a blank slate that the choreographer has written on.  Behind him he has all the decisions he has made in his life…Each time, he has chosen, and in what he is onstage you see the result of these choices.  You are looking at the person he… Continue reading Baryshnikov Wisdom