Thomas: Let me see your Black Swan

She nods, intimidated. Glances over to the other girls. All eyes are on her.

The role is heres to claim… or lose. She takes a few breaths, then looks towards the piano player and nods.

The music begins.

Nina dances a few steps, and then launches into the most difficult and famous part of Swan Lake: The coda of Odile’s Pas de Deux. It consists of 32 consecutive fouettes (spins).

Favorite movies of 2011

Martha Marcy May Marlene, Melancholia, We Need To Talk About Kevin, Answers To Nothing, Drive, Scream 4, Bridesmaids, Super 8, Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 2, The Help, The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, Hanna, The Tree Of Life, Beginners, Another Earth