'Kings of the Dance'

When men take the stage in ballet, the action suddenly shifts to midair. Choreography for men tends to show off their athleticism in soaring leaps and whirring vertical turns. With seven men superstars in one program, "Kings of the Dance," it's time to install air traffic control. David Hallberg performs the solo "Dance of the Blessed Spirits" by Frederick Ashton.
Gary Friedman / Los Angeles Times
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