Tag Archives: Andrew Guild

Irina Kolesnikova’s endless flight with the swan

Irina Kolesnikova as Odile, Swan Lake, St Petersburg Ballet Theatre, photo © Konstantin Tachkin

Very few dancers remain at one company for 18 years. And that’s especially rare if they’ve been performing as a

Maya Plisetskaya, the prima ballerina who ran her own race

Maya Plisetskaya,1964, photo © Cecil Beaton

The era of Soviet ballet tours to Australia is only a memory, but that memory returned for me with the

Bolshoi Ballet to return to Australia in 2013

The Bright Stream photo © Damir Yusupov

The Bolshoi Ballet will tour to Australia next year for a season at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre in Brisbane,