Tag Archives: Alexandr Trusch

The course of true love does run smooth as Neumeier’s dream team works its magic

Alina Cojocaru and Thiago Bordin in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Hamburg Ballet, photo © Holger Badekow

Just four years into his four-decade long artistic directorship of the Hamburg Ballet, John Neumeier created A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Close encounters with Nijinsky: Hamburg Ballet’s outstanding Australian premiere

Alexandre Riabko, Anna Polikarpova, Otto Bubenicek, Nijinsky, photo © Holger Badekow

For his ballet, Nijinsky, the choreographer, John Neumeier burrows deep into the mind of the great dancer to tell of

A summer’s dream in a Hamburg winter

Alina Cojocaru and Mads Blangstrup as Titania and Oberon

More than three decades after its premiere, John Neumeier’s Midsummer Night’s Dream is still charming audiences, just as it did