Moscow Russia February 03 2013 Ballerinas dressed as black and white swans rest backstage of the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow during a performance of Pyotr Tchaikovsky’sclassic ballet Swan Lake on Feb. 3, 2013.
 Yuri Kozyrev/ Noor

Down at ye ole watering hole waiting for their entrance
me in ballet class me: wanna guess what i'm thinking about?
friend: lunch?
me: no it's murder.
me: but close!

Natalia Osipova, Laurencia

Yves Manciet
Opéra Garnier
Paris 1950s
Emma Watson - Alexi Lubomirski Photoshoot for Lancome, 2012 

Lucía Lacarra and Marlon Dino (Bavarian State Ballet”, Three Preludes I, II and III, State Kremlin Palace, 2014 Kremlin Gala: The Ballet Stars of 21th Century (September 27, 2014)
(c) Jack Devant

Olga Smirnova and Semyon Chudin, Bolshoi Ballet
Photo (c) 2013, Marc Haegeman



Olga Smirnova & Vladislav Lantratov rehearsing at the Bolshoi Theatre.

asdfghjkl just kill me now shes so perfect

(via photosfordancers)

okay can someone please tell me: are eyebrows banned on women in russia??? why does everyone tweeze the shit out of them until they’re basically gone, and then PENCIL them back on in this country?! it must be part of a national sport that I’m not yet aware of.


Kristina Shapran (Russian ballerina)

This has got to be one of the best things on this entire website


Ekaterina Kondurova & Alexander Sergeyev in Forsythe’s In the Middle Somewhat Elevated

Angelina Jolie photographed by Max Vadukul in 1997