This 2001 documentary gives us a peak at how boys are trained in Russia. We see the hard work, pain, sweat and exhaustion that the boys must endure to become graceful and strong dancers so the that “the people will applaud.”
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Stretching Before Class (Doc)
The Warm-Up Before Class (Doc)
Dancer Keeps in Shape With Leaps and Bounds (2006) (Doc)