Tag Archives: Ismene Brown

2016: The past, the present, and a very big challenge of the future

A hundred years ago the Ziegfeld Follies opened on Broadway with Bachelor Days, a vaudeville show that included a song

World Ballet Day companies throw open their studio doors

Sarah Thompson and  Benedicte Bemet, Australian Ballet class

The big difference between World Ballet Day 2015 and the inaugural event last year was the way the five main

Cojocaru and Kobborg to guest with The Australian Ballet next month

Johan Kobborg and Alina Cojocaru in the final pas de deux of Manon, the Royal Ballet, photo © Bill Cooper

Before Alina Cojocaru left the Royal Ballet she told me she felt constrained at Covent Garden and found solace as

The cost of corruption at the Bolshoi

Pavel Dmitrichenko in court

A day before sentence was passed on the three men accused of organising the acid attack on Sergei Filin he

Exit the Bolshoi boss: the latest chapter in the drama

Anatoly Iksanov, photo Getty Images

Anatoly Iksanov, the general director of the Bolshoi Theatre has been replaced by the Russian government. The Culture Minister, Vladimir