Swan Lake

Yesterday, the SO and I went to see Swan Lake by the Russian Ballet theatre. The company's full name translates to something like «Moscow State Theatre of Russian Ballet». It was founded by former Bolshoi soloist Vyacheslav Gordeev thirty years ago and is still under his artistic direction today. They often tour Switzerland, Austria and … Continue reading Swan Lake

Birdie Is Back!

Our Thursday ballet class is now officially in the hands of Birdie! I first met her in the summer course one and a half years ago. Back then, I'd only been doing ballet for a couple of months and I suffered in Birdies class – greatly. But I also learned a lot. Birdie is wonderfully technical, … Continue reading Birdie Is Back!