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Cupcakes & Conversation with Herman Cornejo, Principal, American Ballet Theatre

December 5, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Herman Cornejo, Principal, American Ballet Theatre What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? I have to admit that I’m not a morning person, but I feel very lucky to live out my dream as my job. Sometimes there’s not one specific motivation to go into the studio every morning […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sascha Radetsky, Soloist, American Ballet Theatre

September 7, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sascha Radetsky, Soloist, American Ballet Theatre When ABT toured to Sadlers Wells in London in February this year, Radetsky caught my eye during Programme 2 and I determined to interview him, though my schedule (interviewing Xiomara Reyes and Thomas Forster) and his rehearsals and subsequent commitments have meant that the interview has been some […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Carling Talcott, Corps de ballet, Royal Danish Ballet

May 15, 2011

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    Cupcakes & Conversation with Carling Talcott, Corps de ballet, Royal Danish Ballet       What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning?  As any of my friends or family (or strangers who have had the misfortune to encounter me before 11am) will tell you, I am not a morning person. My […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Misty Copeland, Soloist, American Ballet Theatre

April 11, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Misty Copeland, Soloist, American Ballet Theatre  I’ve wanted to interview Misty for some time.  She started ballet training fairly late (13 yrs) and had to quickly decide her future career.  Since then she’s never looked back and has become an inspiration to so many through her dancing and determination.  I’d like you to […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Lydia Wellington, Corps de ballet, New York City Ballet

February 8, 2011

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   Cupcakes & Conversation with Lydia Wellington, Corps de ballet, New York City Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Tuesday morning? I can’t relax for more than one day (and I really take that Monday to veg out), so I practically jump out of bed on Tuesday morning. I think I get really […]

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Onassis Cultural Centre opens to house dance

October 6, 2010

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Onassis Cultural Centre-Athens

ONASSIS CULTURAL CENTRE OPENS IN ATHENS IN NOVEMBER 2010 WITH MAJOR INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE The Onassis Cultural Centre will open in Athens in November 2010, providing an important new cultural space for the city and the first public facility for The Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation. Two days of celebrations in early December for invited […]

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