Fulbright-Hays Scholarship Recipient Profile: Tara Wheelwright

Tara Wheelwright reflects on her summer on the Advanced Russian Language and Area Studies Program in Moscow as a Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad scholarship recipient and her love of ballet. Before going to Russia this summer, my one goal, other than improving my language skills, was to see as many ballets as possible. I had decided to …

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1, 2, 3, Mariinsky!

When I was a kid, I did ballet at a ballet company in Minneapolis. I wasn’t very good (I’m perhaps the most ungraceful person you’ll ever meet) but I had a great time doing it. Thankfully, though, that didn’t mean I didn’t get a role in the early production of The Nutcracker. Perhaps it was …

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