Ballet is grace and perfection, but it's also twisted ankles and stinky flats. We meet two young male ballet dancers whose passion for performance led them all the way to the State Ballet School of Berlin.
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Young people in West and Central Africa know what the journey to Europe entails. Despite this, every week thousands leave their homes - but for many the journey ends in Niger when money and motivation run out.
Amid racial turmoil in the US, classical ballet is celebrating a rarity: The American Ballet Theatre has named the first female black principal dancer in its 75-year history.
A head teacher in southern Germany has caused social media outrage by banning revealing clothing such as hotpants at her school. Dress code questions have rattled German schools several times in recent weeks.