“Dance is the hidden language of the soul” Martha Graham
Last Preparations. Constantine Lvovich. Constantin Lvovich studied at the studio of Ilya Glazuno at the Academy of Fine Arts of Moscow and was influenced by many styles. Constantin’s most conspicuous characteristic of his paintings is his ability to accurately and objectively record visual reality, and the transient effects of light and color.
loverussianballet: An American in Russia Keenan Kampa made her debut in ‘Don Quixote’ ballet in the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg. Kampa is the first American dancer to graduate from the Vaganova Academy and to win a spot at the Mariinsky Ballet, but hard work lies ahead. Source: Kommersant (photo of the day)
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Beautiful photo inside the Vaganova Academy, St. Petersburg, Russia
The Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet is a school of classical ballet in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Established in 1738 during the reign of Empress Anna, the academy was known as the Imperial Ballet School up until Soviet times, when, after a brief hiatus, the school was re-established as the Leningrad State Choreographic Institute.