Saying goodbye to the pain of ballet dancing
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Saying goodbye to the pain of ballet

Carlos Acosta is one of the world's leading ballet dancers. Next week he bids farewell to classical ballet performing at the Royal Albert Hall.

He tells the Today programme's Nicola Stanbridge about using painkillers to cope with the punishing nature of the job and how more needs to be done to break down elitism.

  • 28 Sep 2016
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