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Ballet News Reviews | Russian Ballet Icons Gala

March 9, 2012

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Aline Cojocaru

Russian Ballet Icons Gala London Coliseum Sunday 4th March 2012 What a night. The thing about this Gala series is that you don’t get standard gala fare – Don Quixote, Swan Lake etc,. Galas can present the kind of difficulties that you don’t find in the standard repertory and arise out of a lack of rehearsal […]

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Ballet NEWS | Homage to Nureyev

March 22, 2010


two dancers on stage

Homage to Nureyev London Coliseum March 21st 2010 Erina Takahashi and Dmitri Gruzdyev in the Black Swan pas de deux from Swan Lake Photography throughout :  Tim Cross I’ve never seen Rudolph Hametovich Nureyev dance live. But I felt his compelling presence in every corner of the stage this evening, which is surely the aim […]

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Ballet NEWS | Nureyev Gala – programme details

March 20, 2010


Rudolf Nureyev

BREAKING BALLET NEWS – Johan Kobborg, who is injured, is replaced by Sergei Polunin If you are attending the Gala tomorrow night in tribute to Nureyev, here is the programme for the evening : Photograph :  Frederika Davis PROGRAMME 21 MARCH THE MOOR’S PAVANE Farukh Ruzimatov, Irina Perren, Vera Arbuzova, Alexander Omar Music: Henry Purcell (1659-1695) […]

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