” Because of the way I’m built, I constantly have to strengthen. This is sort of a ritual: I put on my tights first, and right when I’m about to put on my costume, I get down on the floor, and I plank. “


” I sew my own shoes. Other male dancers don’t, but I like it one way, and I’ve learned to do it that way. “


” The Bolshoi style is bigger and more emotional, in a way that I love. It has the freshness and intensity that is like what I’ve tried to achieve in my dance-acting roles. “


” I’ve always questioned the way dancers, myself included, must do the same role year in and year out. It’s important for me to be able to say to myself, ‘O.K., I don’t want to be a prince anymore. I want to put on a leather jockstrap and pose. “



All 4 David Hallberg Quotes about Way in picture


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I sew my own shoes. Other male dancers don
The Bolshoi style is bigger and more emotional, in a way that I love. It has the freshness and intensity that is like what I
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