Tag Archives: Maurice Bejart

Benjamin Millepied: A stranger in his own land

Benjamin Millepied, photo © Ricardo DeAratanha/ Los Angeles Times

When Brigitte Lefèvre prepared for her retirement as director of the Paris Opera Ballet, she made it known that her

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

The shock and awe of Russian lives through Eifman’s eyes

Anna Karenina, Eifman Ballet, photo © Khana Kudryashova

The Eifman Ballet is to visit Australia for the first time in August and September, bringing two works, Tchaikovsky (1993)