"A measure of the school's ethos is its strict caps on the students' weight: 96 pounds for those who are 5'6", for instance. Ballerinas tipping the scale at 110 pounds are not allowed to participate in a duet class, but are required to observe it."Nice. Scare 'em skinny and humiliate the fatties. I approve.
She is inspiring; she left her family at 15 to go pursue her dreams in a country so far from what she knew and in a different tongue... congratulations Joy!!