“It is not the critic who counts, not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena.”
This quote from Theodore Roosevelt opens Lindsey Stirling’s rousing new music video, “The Arena.” Joined by famed dancer Derek Hough, Stirling infuses steampunk, classical ballroom dancing, and her electric music for an amazingly fun ride. You can watch the entire video below.
Aleah is a graduate of Southern Virginia University, where she studied English, Creative Writing, and Dance. She now works full time as a marketing and product manager, writer, and editor. Aleah served a mission in California and loves baking, Lang Leav poetry, Gaynor Minden pointe shoes, and Bollywood movies.