Anne Lauren Luben's picture
  • Dish
  • 6 September 2017
@biscuitballerina

By now, you've probably seen the videos and photos circulating Instagram - a woman en pointe, demonstrating everything from basic exercises to well known variations from ballets like Sleeping Beauty. The catch? Her technique is AWFUL, and she knows it. Basically everything your teachers told you not to do when you were younger, she does.

The account, @biscuitballerina ,  has been active for less than 2 weeks, and currently has 32 posts and almost 5,000 followers.

But the biggest question is...who is she?

Our best guess is that she's a professional dancer, for a few reasons. The first is that, despite the fact that she flaunts turned in legs and 'biscuit' feet, it's clear she has a solid command over ballet technique. Also, her captions and hashtags reference things that only a dancer - or true dance aficionado - would know. Things like, "Lolz, Mr. B wouldn't be too happy" and "#piqué" and "#snappyjeté".

Do you know her? ARE YOU HER? Leave us a comment below!