Life in Pictures: Wendy Whelan


For the latest edition of “Life in Pictures,” photographer Henry Leutwyler followed the 47-year-old former New York City Ballet principal dancer on October 18 after her farewell performance at Lincoln Center. Click through the gallery ahead to see her night, from final bow to bedtime.

* The original version of this article incorrectly referred to Adrian Danchig-Waring as a soloist. He is a principal dancer.

*This articles appears in the November 3, 2014 issue of New York Magazine.