Monthly Archives:: December 2010

NYC Ballet Dancer Jenifer Ringer Criticized for Being “Overweight”

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>NY Times dance critic Alastair Macaulay probably should’ve completed one more revision of his choreographed commentary for NYC Ballet’s production of “The Nutcracker.” Perhaps if he’d chosen to edit his harsh view of the Sugar Plum Fairy–played by Jenifer Ringer–whom he stated “looked as if she’d eaten one too many sugar plums,” there wouldn’t be… Read more »