Lately, everyone is spouting a political stance. “Where do you stand on the issues?” They say. I respond with a dance position. Let us start in first position. It is a foundation upon which all other ballet moves are built. It requires a quiet balance, a patient turn out and a bit of humility because this position is not grandiose. The politics of our present time could use some balance, patience and humility. Don’t you think?
- Ballet Exercises for General Fitness (brighthub.com)