Haglund wishes that he would observe some chatter somewhere about grateful choreographers banding together to create a Piece d'Occasion for Wendy Whelan's retirement during NYCB's fall season which she announced recently to The Atlantic. It only seems right.
Reminder: The Guggenheim's Works and Process event with choreography by Emery LeCrone as danced by Tyler Angle, Teresa Reichlen, Stella Abrera, Alexandre Hammoudi, and others will be livestreamed Sunday evening at 7:30 at this link:
How to spot the ballet dancer at the golf driving range: S/he sets up with the right hip back and out of alignment, mishits the ball, and then whispers, "Sorry." Oh, yes, it's true.