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Why Tsiskaridze Being Named To Head The Vaganova Is Worrisome
"It's hard to overstate the prestige of this position. ... The Vaganova is revered as the cradle of Russian classicism. Giving over its direction to the controversial Tsiskaridze, therefore, has caused a sharp intake of breath among many in the ballet world." Judith Mackrell analyzes the complex, difficult situation of the ballet academy that the volatile star has been given to run.
The Guardian (UK) 10/29/13
Posted October 30, 2013 12:57 AM
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