Life as Dance:

How Our Passions Help Us Stay on pointe

An essay about choreographing a life of personal relevance.

Up the marble staircase I skipped to the third floor of the Jenkins Arcade, straight into Jean Ralph’s Theatrical Shoppe. I was 11 and on the verge of an event that any young dancer anticipates with fervor: being fitted for my first pair of pointe shoes . . .

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