Ballet is beautiful sufficient when it is carried out on stage, however when dancers take their strikes to the beautiful backdrop of New York Metropolis, put together to be actually mesmerized. Living proof (or ought to we are saying “on pointe”): the Dance Theatre of Harlem’s breathtaking “Dancing By way of Harlem” video, which options dancers leaping and pirouetting by the empty metropolis streets.
Launched in August, the video follows the troupe of dancers by Harlem, from a subway station to a riverside path, as they float by a routine that appears to defy gravity. Dance Theatre of Harlem says it makes use of “the language of ballet to celebrate African American culture,” and the outcome on this quick video is sleek, calming, and hypnotizing abruptly.
Test it out for your self, and if you’d like extra ballet, check out this beautiful “Swans For Reduction” routine that includes Misty Copeland that helped to boost cash for struggling dance firms.