Tear Your Knee, Wrench Your Back, Pirouette: Dancing at the San Francisco Ballet

SF Weekly | July 24, 2008
Pain is not the ballet dancer's friend, but it is his or her constant companion. The majority of a dancer's day is a high-energy quest to twist oneself into a series of poses and steps seemingly designed to belie the mechanics of the human body.

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