Tag Archives: Tamara Tchinarova

Robert Helpmann 1958: From the nude with violin to the lunch with Nugget Coombs

No one excelled Robert Helpmann as a multi tasker. Dancer, choreographer, actor, singer, director and publicist, Helpmann was at the

Madame Larose in her underground treasure cave

As a postscript to the mystery man of Colonel de Basil’s Ballets Russes, Otis Pearce, this is the much briefer

Valentin Zeglovsky: more mysteries solved

The photographs by Max Dupain and Sam Hood of Valentin Zeglovsky in the State Library of New South Wales inspired

Zeglovsky and Pamela Bromley: new update

Following up on my previous posts on the Ballets Russes’ dancer, Valentin Zeglovsky, I’ve now made contact with his son

Valentin Zeglovsky: on stage, backstage and at the studio of Max Dupain

Max Dupain photographed many dancers in his Sydney studio, not only those who toured to Australia with the Ballets Russes’

Isobel Anderson, a lifetime of dance

For a dancer’s parents, all that watching and waiting is like a long haul flight. Nothing happens and nothing happens