Ballet star Tamara Rojo reveals tragic midlife crisis as she nears the

“I think it is a tragedy. There… Tamara Rojo, the 44-year-old Artistic Director and lead Principal dancer of the English National ballet has won a Laurence Olivier award, a CBE and plaudits across the world, but knows that her body will not let her continue at the top for much longer. One of the leading lights of British ballet has spoken of her “tragic” midlife crisis as she heads towards her final dance. “The final dance is is something every dancer thinks about every day. Literally every day. –– ADVERTISEMENT –– Speaking at the Royal Academy’s festival of ideas, Rojo, who was born in Canada, grew up in Spain and calls herself a ‘Londoner’ said: “I am aware that I am of a certain age and it is coming to an end.” read more