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Straight Talk For Hip Hop  & Ballet Dudes (Response to Jon B.)

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Straight Talk For Hip Hop & Ballet Dudes (Response to Jon B.)

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Image by Ryan Puckett

Jon, Hey!

Thanks for your inquiry. You asked a more profound question than you may realize. I relate, as a male dancer who takes ballet class but has no intention of performing it. Stepping into the, very specific, realm of ballet can be intimidating for anyone but especially for men. Sadly, even in the 21st century, ballet can challenge our ideas about what masculinity should look like.

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