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How a Geek Learned to Like Ballet<br />(What Being Married to Ballet Dancer Taught Me)<br />By Todd Sawicki @Sawickipedia ...
Barre<br />
Pointe<br />
Pirouette/Fouette<br />
Grand Jeté<br />
Pas de Deux<br />
Lifts<br />
Grand Battement<br />
Classics<br />
Balanchine<br />Agon<br />
The Companies<br />
Scenes from Ballet Today<br />
The Rock Stars<br />
How I Learned To Like Ballet (being married to a professional ballerina) - Ignite Seattle 7
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How I Learned To Like Ballet (being married to a professional ballerina) - Ignite Seattle 7

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Often times we see talks about how spouses deal with being married to geeks and startup jocks, now its time to turn the tables. This is a talk on what I’ve learned about ballet and how to appreciate it being married to a former professional ballerina. Hopefully you too will be able to tell the difference between a first and fifth position and a Plié vs. a Passé. Even a geek can learn to love classical dance.

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How I Learned To Like Ballet (being married to a professional ballerina) - Ignite Seattle 7

  1. 1. How a Geek Learned to Like Ballet<br />(What Being Married to Ballet Dancer Taught Me)<br />By Todd Sawicki @Sawickipedia & husband to Katie Sawicki (former professional ballet dancer)<br />
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  7. 7. Barre<br />
  8. 8. Pointe<br />
  9. 9. Pirouette/Fouette<br />
  10. 10. Grand Jeté<br />
  11. 11. Pas de Deux<br />
  12. 12. Lifts<br />
  13. 13. Grand Battement<br />
  14. 14. Classics<br />
  15. 15. Balanchine<br />Agon<br />
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  17. 17. The Companies<br />
  18. 18. Scenes from Ballet Today<br />
  19. 19. The Rock Stars<br />

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