Weight-Loss http://wunc.org en North Carolina Native Retires From New York City Ballet http://wunc.org/post/north-carolina-native-retires-new-york-city-ballet <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><font face="Segoe UI,Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">In 2010, Jenifer Ringer starred as the sugar plum fairy in the New York City Ballet's performance of The Nutcracker. And when a New York Times dance critic insinuated&nbsp;</font><font face="Segoe UI,Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">in a review of the performance that</font><font face="Segoe UI,Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">&nbsp;Jenifer was overweight, she responded. &nbsp;Her recent book</font><font face="Segoe UI,Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"><i>&nbsp;<a href="http://www.us.penguingroup.com/nf/Book/BookDisplay/1,,9780670026494,00.html">Dancing Through It: My Journey in The Ballet</a></i></font><font face="Segoe UI,Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif" style="font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">&nbsp;talks about how she overcame that criticism and her struggle with health and weight (Penguin/2014).&nbsp;</font></p><p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 16:50:00 +0000 Nicole Campbell & Frank Stasio 31065 at http://wunc.org North Carolina Native Retires From New York City Ballet Calories Aren’t All They’re Cracked Up To Be http://wunc.org/post/calories-aren-t-all-they-re-cracked-be <p></p><p></p><p><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">We think we know calories. </span></p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 16:24:10 +0000 Alex Granados & Frank Stasio 23860 at http://wunc.org Calories Aren’t All They’re Cracked Up To Be