Off the Hill with Tricia Swenson: Peck, Fairchild celebrate real-life fairy tale

12th August, 2016 by

By Ross Leonhart

In ballet, the pas de deux literally means “step of two,” where a pair of dancers are on stage together performing a rehearsed routine. In a grande pas de deux there are five parts: the entree, adagio, two variations and the coda, and during this dance, the pair of dancers almost become actors portraying a love story, displaying affectionate thoughts and feelings between romantic partners. In the case of Tiler Peck and Robert Fairchild, it’s not acting. The principal dancers from the New York City Ballet are partners on and off the stage. The couple met years ago while advancing …

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