The Tam News

Ballet is for boys too

(Skye Schoenhoeft)

By Johanna Meezan

September 14, 2019

Ballet needs both men and women, and everyone, the media especially, needs to know that.

Humans of Tam: The Thing That Makes Them Happy

By Logan Little

May 22, 2019

Humans of Tam features anonymous students and snippets of their voices and experiences. It [ballet] was taking over my life pretty much. I couldn’t do anything and ballet at the same time. I had no social life at all because I was either at ballet or doing homework or eating food. I had no free ...

Lisa Mallet Does Ballet

Lisa Mallet Does Ballet

By Cam Vernali

December 11, 2014

Like many Tam students, Junior Lisa Mallet dances at the popular Roco dance studios. “I dance because it has always been something that I have loved and enjoyed doing.” Mallet said, “It’s one of those things where even if it’s really difficult and exhausting sometimes, I’ll still be exci...

Ballet Brings Star Goalie to Tam

WINGSPAN: Ordway braces for a shot from Terra Linda offense.  Photo by: Kristie Lee

By Joe Laland

October 3, 2012

Ballet isn’t a typical cross training sport for water polo players. However, senior Elliot Ordway has transitioned from ballet dancer to one of the toughest water polo goalies in MCAL. “3 years ago, I started as a field player, but then my coach said you’re tall, hop in the cage, and it came naturall...