• The Illegal, Underground Ballerinas of Iran

    Dancing is illegal in the Middle Eastern state, but that hasn't stopped renegade ballet teachers and students from staging classes in secret.

  • The Future of Cuba’s Ballet Diplomacy

    How will the Cuban National Ballet operate now that it's not one of the country's only cultural exports? And how will Cuban dancers respond to their country's improved standing in the West?

  • Ballet Studio

    Photos by Roe Ethridge.