IMG_2603This afternoon my seven-year-old son Edgar is off to investigate the Newport Academy of Ballet.

He wants to be a dancer. He’s not merely intrigued, not intent only on dabbling. He has aspirations of the Billy Elliot variety; and his first goal is to dance in The Nutcracker.

Edgar has always followed his heart where interests were concerned, never deterred by so-called gender norms and stereotypes . . .

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