In this photo taken on Thursday, March 3, 2016, Harper Ortlieb, from Mount Hood, Oregon, leaves a scene after performing at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow, Russia. Among the dozen 15-year-old girls in lavender leotards in Tatyana Galtseva’s class at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy, one is different. She is Harper Ortlieb, an American, who left her small town in Oregon to move to Moscow to follow her dream of becoming a prima ballerina.
In this photo taken on Thursday, March 3, 2016, Harper Ortlieb, from Mount Hood, Oregon, leaves a scene after performing at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow, Russia. Among the dozen 15-year-old girls in lavender leotards in Tatyana Galtseva’s class at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy, one is different. She is Harper Ortlieb, an American, who left her small town in Oregon to move to Moscow to follow her dream of becoming a prima ballerina. Alexander Zemlianichenko AP
In this photo taken on Thursday, March 3, 2016, Harper Ortlieb, from Mount Hood, Oregon, leaves a scene after performing at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow, Russia. Among the dozen 15-year-old girls in lavender leotards in Tatyana Galtseva’s class at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy, one is different. She is Harper Ortlieb, an American, who left her small town in Oregon to move to Moscow to follow her dream of becoming a prima ballerina. Alexander Zemlianichenko AP

In this Bolshoi Ballet class, one girl is different

March 08, 2016 08:35 PM