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Choreographer Ernst Meisner: 'What works for me is an empty studio where I turn on the music at night and walk around for a hundred hours'

Choreographer Ernst Meisner (1982) is artistic coordinator of the Dutch National Ballet's Junior Company and artistic director of the National Ballet Academy. As a former dancer, he knows that you have to get out of the rehearsal studio, onto the stage. That's why he makes sure his dancers and dancers-in-training keep dancing in front of an audience as much as possible, even if the performances are online because of corona.   

'I danced when I was four years old; I was very shy and then I didn't need to talk. After...

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Eline Crijns is a freelance journalist and writer. Her writing portfolio and contact details can be found at www.ecri.amsterdamView Author posts

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