Archive: August 10, 2008 - August 16, 2008

Five Favorite Books About Ballet

When I was five, my mother, May Ishimoto, signed me up for ballet lessons. I loved the classes and especially the recitals, for which our teacher, Roy Gean, who later co-founded the Maryland Youth Ballet, recruited my mother to sew costumes. One enchanted evening, Mr. Gean took a group of...

By Christian Pelusi | August 14, 2008; 10:47 AM ET | Comments (8)


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