New York Times: Two Critics Reflect on Ballet's #MeToo Movement

By Gia Kourlas and Siobhan Burke

18 October 2018

What does the turmoil mean for ballet? And where does the company stand now? Two critics reflect on changes set in motion by Ms. Waterbury’s lawsuit.

Ballet culture must enter the modern world

George Balanchine’s aphorism “Ballet is woman” never had the ring of a feminist statement. But now, with the trauma enveloping New York City Ballet, the company he founded with Lincoln Kirstein, it might turn into one.

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