Notes

Ballerinas Watch Black Swan

The New York Times has a piece on dancers’ reaction to Black Swan. Meanwhile, Jonathan Romney interviews Darren Aronofsky and writes: “There’s much steamy weirdness that you don’t normally
associate with ballet fictions: hallucinations, horror, lesbian clinches
with doppelgängers.”
Which is exactly what I associate with them. I’d like to see dancers respond to other ballet-horror, like Suspiria and The Wishing Stairs.

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