Tamara Rojo speaks to the BBC about eating disorders in ballet.

The BBC says, “Eating disorders have been a contentious subject in the world of ballet for many years. But the new artistic director of English National Ballet says she wants to stamp out anorexia.

Tamara Rojo says dancers need to put on weight and that audiences want to see healthy looking women on stage.

But how easy will it be to change the mindset of some dancers?”

Please see the article and full filmĀ here.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 58 other followers

%d bloggers like this: