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In “The Slutcracker Ballet,” The Sugar Plum Fairy Goes Burlesque

Everyone should see “The Nutcracker” ballet at least once in their lifetime. And if you’re demented like me, you should see the ballet/burlesque fusion show “The Slutcracker” at least once,…

Jessica Wakeman | December 15, 2011 - 12:20 pm

Ryan Gosling Does Ballet, Designed His Own Motorcycle Jacket

It’s a good thing Amelia is not working from The Frisky’s office today. The amount of panty-creaming [Eww. — Editor] that would result from her reading this article about Ryan Gosling

Jessica Wakeman | October 27, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Natalie Portman’s Guy, Benjamin Millepied, Models For YSL’s Cologne

Sporting a blue suit and three day scruff, ballet dancer and Natalie Portman’s baby daddy, Benjamin Millepied, launched his modeling career, posing for Yves Saint Laurent. He’s shilling L’Homme Libre…

Julie Gerstein | July 19, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Morning Quickies: Lindsay Lohan Should Have Been In “Black Swan,” Says Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan is upset she was not considered for “Black Swan” because she studied ballet until she was 19, writer Jacquelynn Powers claims in a piece she wrote about…

Jessica Wakeman | July 14, 2011 - 11:40 am

Truly Torturous Toe Shoes

We’re all for wearing completely unreasonable and painful shoes, but en pointe Louboutins? No. No no no. Louboutin made them to benefit the English National Ballet — they’ll be auctioned…

Julie Gerstein | June 29, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Natalie Portman’s “Black Swan” Dance Double Continues To Speak Out

Natalie Portman drew raves for dancing like a professional ballerina in “Black Swan.” If it looked impossible, that’s because it was, according to what Sarah Lane, Portman’s dance double, said…

TV Squad | April 16, 2011 - 12:30 pm

Dancer Claims She Doubled For Natalie Portman In “Black Swan,” Was Asked To Keep Quiet

Natalie Portman has been called many things over the past few months: superstar, A-lister, Oscar winner. But today she is being called something else: big, fat, dirty liar.

Starpulse | March 26, 2011 - 12:30 pm

Benjamin Millepied: Who Is Natalie Portman’s Fiance?

Okay, so most of us spent this past weekend celebrating the holidays with our families. But Natalie Portman, overachiever that she is, decided to get knocked up and engaged. She…

Julie Gerstein | December 28, 2010 - 3:20 pm

The 7 Best Ballet Movies

Ami Angelowicz | December 2, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Oprah Makes Naomi Campbell’s Ballerina Dreams Come True!

Naomi Campbell, super-temperamental supermodel, was on “Oprah” today explaining her erratic and often, uh, pissy behavior. I must admit I missed the episode, but I did find this awesome…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 3, 2010 - 7:45 pm

Brilliant Gift Idea: Ballet—Wii-Style!

No, I was never one of those little girls being dropped off in her little pink tutu for ballet class—hell, I couldn’t even hack it in the “dance” portion of…

Nina Carbone | December 8, 2009 - 5:20 pm

Video: Karl Lagerfeld’s Couture Ballerina

Most of us gave up our prima ballerina dreams right around plié. We’re starting to think we should have stuck with things, because apparently the payoff can include dancing your…

Leonora Epstein | June 9, 2009 - 2:15 pm