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Les Saisons Russes – Programme 1 (Le Spectre de La Rose, The Firebird, Scheherazade): London Coliseum, 16 July 2013

In Xander do did Kubla Khan There were a few problems hindering Les Saisons Russes opening programme at London’s Coliseum. First was the cancellation of Patrick de Bana’s new production for the company, Cleopatra, due to the injury of lead … Continue reading

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Homage to Fokine – Mariinsky Ballet: Covent Garden, 29 July 2011

The Mariinsky are good for Fokine After an opening salvo of four sold-out Swan Lakes the Mariinsky Ballet have chosen a Mikhail Fokine triple bill as their next assault on the Covent Garden senses. Chopiniana (usually known as Les Sylphides … Continue reading

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