Fana Tesfagiorgis

Fana Tesfagiorgis, as a member of Alvin Ailey II, backstage before performing Jessica Lang’s ‘Splendid Isolation II.’ Photo by Elizabeth Washington.

Two cottonball twins

Patricia Zhou and Mari Kawanishi at Deutsche Oper Berlin. [via Patrica Zhou on Instagram]

Tanaquil Le Clercq

In 1949, Tanaquil Le Clercq danced with Merce Cunningham in Paris. We remember her on her birthday. Pictured here in Balanchine’s “La Valse.”

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