Mariinsky

Alina Somova and Denis Matvienko in Ratmansky's The Little Hunchbacked Horse. Photo: Natasha Razina / Mariinsky Theatre ©

Amazing Journey

As long as there are choreographers like Alexei Ratmansky around our hopes for the future of classical ballet as an art form are renewed….

Sweet Disposition

When the Mariinsky brought their Soviet Beauty to London this summer I left wishing I could have seen their lovely Aurora Evgenia Obraztsova in…

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Bag of Steps: Turns

We are back with another edition of Bag of Steps. This time we look at every turning trick designed to make us go “whoa”…

Dancing Days

This week we have double reason to party. While at Covent Garden the Royal Ballet returns home for the 2009/2010 season, over here at…