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Scene at the School of American Ballet, New York, 1936: http://ti.me/11T5j3p (Alfred Eisenstaedt—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

Alfred Eisenstaedt, Ballerinas standing on window sill in rehearsal room at George Balanchine's School of American Ballet.New York, NY, US, 1936 Photographer:

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Ballerinas on a Window Sill in Rehearsal Room at George Balanchine's School of American Ballet - Alfred Eisenstaedt

5 students at the American Ballet Theatre demonstrating the 5 basic ballet positions in 1944.

bloomfall: Ballet Essay Five students of the School of the American Ballet demonstrating the five basic ballet positions, from first position (L) to fifth position (R).

Desiree Delgado - gorgeous photography!  dance pose.

Sometimes the hardest choices we made end up being the best thing we could have ever done for ourselves.

The butterflies in your stomach when you go on stage the nervousness the thought that you feel like your going to mess up but then when you give it your best and start dancing you feel like you own the stage and nothing can stop you. My dream was to be a professional ballerina with a big ballet company.

on stage, in the spotlight, feeling like you're flying that you are beautiful and invincible