coolchicksfromhistory:

Tamara Karsavina (1885-1978) was a principal dancer with the Imperial Russian Ballet.  After the revolution, she moved to Paris and became a principal dancer with Ballet Russes.  Tamara is best known for originating the titular role in The Firebird.
In 1918, Tamara married a British diplomat and settled in England.  In England she helped to found both the Royal Ballet and the Royal Academy of Dance.  Her students included Margot Fonteyn and Rudolf Nureyev.

fishgingers:

i hate crying in front of people so if i have ever cried in front of you, yes it does kinda mean you’re important but mostly it means it was a terrible accident that i will regret forever

(via thechocolatebrigade)

pvbertyblues:

“My sister’s boyfriend, Fox, on his last day of high school. The sun was setting, and he and his friends were all playing around. I caught him in a moment of reflection.” By Petra Collins
stormtrooperfashion:

Lydia Beesley and Franziska Klein in “Dream Weavers” by Zena Holloway for How To Spend It, May 2014