My mother told me that her biggest worry on a date was what meal she could order so that she still looked pretty eating it." Today, she says, young adults are bombarded with hyperromantic
moments-like viral videos of proposals and over-the-top invitations to the prom--or hypersexualized culture, but there is not much in between.
On March 8, the San Francisco Ballet principal will debut as Romeo in Helgi Tomasson's new staging of Romeo an Juliet, a bloody and hyperromantic
work that still commands a remarkable hold on the imaginations of dancers and the dance public alike.