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Dancing a First Role: Andy & Esabelle
September 7, 2017

How do dancers work on complex roles? In this case, how do they realistically convey the pain associated with the loss of a child? What are the daily difficulties in interpreting these characters? For Stabat MATER, or "The Mother Stood", dancers Andrew Wright and Esabelle Chen tell us about their very personal experience with this ballet.

Video: Latrompette Studio
Montage: Patrick Pleau

Andy & Esabelle
"La Vierge Marie ne prendra pas le métro"
7, 2017
Dancer Vanessa G. R. Montoya on the poster for Stabat MATER by Les Grands Ballets