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  • Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo – Paquita Grand Finale

    Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo – Paquita Grand Finale

    Music: Ludwig Minkus Choreography: Marius Petipa The exaggerated movements; the silly, affected smiles; the missteps and intentional mistakes laced with the serious technique that only highly trained dancers are capable of. These “ballerinas” are ballerinas of parody. These “ballerinas” are the “Trocks”, the all-male in drag troup of Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo. But all parody aside, you have to love the series of fouette en tournant. Amazing enough for anyone…but for a man en pointe? Well, just plain […]

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  • Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo – Swan Lake Ballet Parody

    Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo – Swan Lake Ballet Parody

    Imitation is the highest form of flattery. But in the form of parody it can be the toughest to pull off. But the “Trocks” do it well; very, very well. And why do they do it so well? Because these guys can actually dance. And it’s darned near impossible to do this type of satire well without the under-lying skill, in this case, ballet. Portraying both male and female roles, the all-male corps pokes fun at the formal technique and […]

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