#TBT: Natalia Makarova in “Raymonda”

#TBT: Natalia Makarova in “Raymonda”

https://youtube.com/watch?v=LSdHmbsUl_c The third act variation from Raymonda is deceptively simple–legato and heavy on bourrées and épaulement, it has few pirouettes or showy extensions. Instead, the piece calls for artistry and aristocratic command in order to...
Find Out Which Ballets the Bolshoi is Bringing to a Theater Near You

Site-Specific Ballet

Modern dance companies have been performing in quirky places since the days of Judson. But ballet has its share of branching out of the theater, too. Last weekend, 20 dancers from Russia’s Yekaterinburg Ballet performed in a car factory—right alongside plant...