Tag Archives: Alina Cojocaru

Osipova’s “Pure Dance”

The American ballet critic, Arlene Croce, described Antony Tudor’s ballet, The Leaves are Fading, as “a wistful attempt at a

Ako Kondo as Giselle

From her first entrance as a young woman in love, until her last steps towards her grave, Ako Kondo was

A magic carpet ride through 2015

I would, if I could, take a magic carpet ride to several continents and at least a dozen theatres to

A chemistry lesson by Cojocaru and Kobborg

Aristotle thought that the essence of theatrical tragedy is the empathic response of the audience who can feel the agony

Cojocaru and Kobborg to guest with The Australian Ballet next month

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

Muntagirov quits English National Ballet to become the youngest male principal at the Royal Ballet

When Wayne Eagling was artistic director of English National Ballet he feared that the young dancer he mentored, Vadim Muntagirov,

Royal New Zealand Ballet’s 2014 season

Early next year, Ethan Stiefel, the artistic director of the Royal New Zealand Ballet, will take his company back to

The elusive first position in ballet: a race that can never be truly won

by Annie Carroll It must be nice to finish first in a race. I imagine that each time Michael Phelps

Here’s to 2013, not forgetting the best moments of 2012

With the Paris Opera Ballet in Sydney in January/February and the Bolshoi Ballet in Brisbane in May/June, 2013 is set

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

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