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Osipova/Vasiliev's debut as regular Mikhailovsky starsJakobssen's 'Rossini Pas de Deux'


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#16 California

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Posted 05 December 2011 - 09:24 AM

Perhaps "melodramatic" would be a better word here -- exaggerated plot/characters. It just seemed quite different from the cooler, more subtle things we were familiar with. It reminds me of what Westerners think of "Soviet realism" in visual art -- not the pro-communism element, but the too-literal portrayals. Dial it back already - we get it!

#17 Amy Reusch

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Posted 05 December 2011 - 08:08 PM

I find some parts of it charming and very creative and others truly misguided... I would like to see more. We see almost no Jacobson here and I would like to know more about him. I believe there was going to be a presentation a few years ago, amd then the visas didn't come through... Wasn't it going to be Cojocaru performing? Anyone remember?

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Posted 06 December 2011 - 03:52 PM

I loved every quirky part of it! Thank you so much for posting it, Natalia!


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