Tricks and Tips to keep a Trock in top shape

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The audiences laugh, sometimes the dancers laugh, but getting a dozen or so male dancers on pointe through more than one hundred performances a year is no laughing matter. Being a Trock is a serious business. I talked to three of the Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo company – Alberto Pretto from Italy, Chase Johnsey from America and Carlos Renedo from Spain – about the tricks and tips to keep a Trock in top shape.