The New York City Ballet in six PlayStation commercials

You beat your friends. Make sure they never forget with a victory dance from the world’s greatest dancers, the New York City Ballet. Instagram your own victory dance for a chance to win a PS4 system for you and a friend. Tag it #PS4DanceContest. Learn more at GreatnessAwaits.com/PS4DanceContest. [via Kim Jong Anderson / Signal.dk]

Fantasy Footwork

A pas de deux by New York Giants wide receiver Ramses Barden and New York City Ballet dancer Faye Arthurs, who wears custom designer ballet shoes created exclusively for CR. [Source]

Chronicling Ballet’s Pain and Passion

Roslyn Sulcas writes: The photographer Henry Leutwyler was building a career in fashion and portrait work in Paris in the late 1980s when he was sent on assignment to photograph Jorge Donn, the charismatic principal dancer who had risen to fame with Maurice Béjart’s Ballet of the 20th Century. The job proved to be a… Continue reading Chronicling Ballet’s Pain and Passion