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#1 silvy

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Posted 17 December 2003 - 11:40 AM

For you, what features (physical, artistic and otherwise) should a ballerina possess in order to impersonate this role?

Thought it might be interesting, as i hear so much about such-and-such dancer being unsuited for the role from the start due to such-and such unsuitable feature.

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#2 Mel Johnson

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Posted 17 December 2003 - 11:49 AM

Depends. Is the swan a big, powerful bird? "How DARE you?!"

Is it a delicate animal? "Please don't hurt me!"

#3 Alexandra

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Posted 17 December 2003 - 11:59 AM

Yes, Odette is a tough one -- there have been so many great Odettes, and each one has marked an ideal for her place and time. I hope people will ring in with their favorites.


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