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Benjamin Millepied: A stranger in his own land

Benjamin Millepied, photo © Ricardo DeAratanha/ Los Angeles Times

When Brigitte Lefèvre prepared for her retirement as director of the Paris Opera Ballet, she made it known that her

The school of the Paris Opera Ballet: exactitude, heritage and life in the bubble

Students at the Paris Opera Ballet School, Graines d’etoiles, photographer unknown

In 2013, the École de Danse de l’Opéra de Paris celebrated its 300th year. For much of the 20th century