Tag Archives: Francesco Ventriglia

2016 Genee International Ballet Competition: A double Gold & a farewell to Lynn Wallis

Genee 2016, the finalists and judges, photo © Winkipop Media

The 2016 Genee Awards ended with mathematical precision: From 12 finalists there were six medal winners, with one girl and

Genee 2016 finalists

From 86 semi finalists, the judges for the 2016 Genee International Ballet Competition have chosen 12 finalists who will dance

New Zealand ballet and the Italian Connection

Francesco Ventriglia

Thanks to the Encyclopedia of New Zealand I discovered that a 19th-century promoter of Italian immigration pointed out that New