March 2, 2017
Article by Sheila Regan
With jabs and jetés, Twin Cities match-up pairs boxers with ballet dancers
For most people, the sport of boxing summons up images of brutality, punching and broken noses. Ballet, on the other hand, conjures up tutus, picturesque poses and classical music.
But St. Paul Ballet and its new collaborator, Element Gym, have discovered a surprising number of commonalities between the two disciplines.