Tag Archives: Natalia Osipova

The luminous Olga Smirnova, the Bolshoi’s new star

When the veteran dance critic, Clement Crisp, writes that he is “dazzled” by a dancer’s presence and describes her manner

Spring in the steppes of the Bolshoi Ballet

THE Greek god of music, poetry and sun wore a dusting of white. Overnight, the snow had fallen on Apollo’s

Nacho Duato signs Bolshoi stars Ivan Vasiliev and Natalia Osipova

The two biggest stars of the Bolshoi Ballet are leaving the company to join the Mikhailovsky Theatre in St Petersburg

Giselle in 3D

Three extraordinary performances more than made up for the unique but odd experience of watching a 19th century romantic ballet