Ballet dancers deceive their audiences with their seemingly effortless performances, and delude themselves about the odds of success in a precarious and fragile career. Ex-dancers talk to
Angela Rippon about the gap between ambition and reality. What do they do when, at 30, their careers are over? How difficult is the transition to life away from the barre?
Producer Belinda Cherrington
Contributors Unknown: Angela Rippon
Producer: Belinda Cherrington