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Vaganova Ballet Academy’s graduate (class of 2018) Maria Bulanova’s debut as Medora in “Le Corsaire”. Photos by Galina Nikolskaya.

Hello 👋🏻I hope you are well and just busy. I…

Hello 👋🏻I hope you are well and just busy. I miss your posts 😊

Thanks! 🙂  Unfortunately I won’t be continuing this blog – my computer overuse has led to mild carpal tunnel syndrome, and as a musician it’s pretty terrifying.  I’ve had to cut back a lot and work out what my priorities are.  Perhaps at some time in the future I might start posting again (although far less often), but I’m not really sure.  Sorry about that, but thank you for your kind words 🙂

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Happy International Dance Day!

Vaganova Ballet Academy student Anna Sharova painted by Anna Ivanova.

Denis Savin and Anna Okuneva in Herman Schmerm…

Denis Savin and Anna Okuneva in Herman Schmerman (Bolshoi Ballet)

Denis Savin and Anna Okuneva in Herman Schmerm…

Denis Savin and Anna Okuneva in Herman Schmerman (Bolshoi Ballet)

Edward Villella rehearsing Swan Lake with Geor…

Edward Villella rehearsing Swan Lake with George Balanchine (NYCB, 1964)

Edward Villella rehearsing Swan Lake with Geor…

Edward Villella rehearsing Swan Lake with George Balanchine (NYCB, 1964)

Svetlana Adyrkhaeva as Mekhmeneh Banu in The L…

Svetlana Adyrkhaeva as Mekhmeneh Banu in The Legend of Love (Bolshoi Ballet)

Svetlana Adyrkhaeva as Mekhmeneh Banu in The L…

Svetlana Adyrkhaeva as Mekhmeneh Banu in The Legend of Love (Bolshoi Ballet)

Meng Ningning as the Fairy Godmother, Rachael …

Meng Ningning as the Fairy Godmother, Rachael Walsh as Cinderella, and Matthew Lawrence as the Prince, in Cinderella (Birmingham Royal Ballet/Queensland Ballet, 2013)