I often imagine ballet as an old white building. An institution or memorial we pass by with respect but take little time to stop and reflect on what it really embodies. Monuments are built in reverence to the courageous. They are constructed to remind all future generations of the timeless values that were upheld through challenges and difficulty — an ode to the triumph of goodness. Most of all, they stand as inspiration to reawaken the inner monument that resides in every human being.  A bold calling that