A beautiful spectacle, or a life of pressure and pain on the quest for perfection? We're left pondering this question as the world of ballet remains one of secrecy. Until now. From gruelling training schedules to the iconic satin slippers, former Royal Ballet dancer Jackie Kennedy sheds a twinkling light on the profession.
1. Pointe is incredibly painful
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