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Olga SmirnovaTalk about the young rising star of Russian ballet, 2011 Vaganova grad


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#61 Buddy

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Posted 10 August 2013 - 10:24 AM

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#62 Swanilda8

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Posted 10 August 2013 - 03:23 PM

Thanks!

 

I think Smirnova is a wonderful dancer - beautiful line and musicality.  

 

I also really love Kondratieva, and so I enjoy that every time there's a feature on Smirnova, there's an interview with her coach!



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Posted 11 August 2013 - 09:55 PM

Very much enjoyed watching this. Thank you.  



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Posted 12 August 2013 - 06:21 AM

Thank you so much for posting this;  Olga's truly special. 



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Posted 13 January 2014 - 07:09 PM

I've been watching the most recent video clip of Olga Smirnova dancing Diamonds and of the many things that I like very much, one is very pleasant to see. 
 
It's how healthy she looks. She has a very proper weight condition for one thing.
 
I look back on earlier video clips where I really admired the linear beauty of her motion. She was also thinner and I began to think that it was a large reason for the overall, beautiful look of her dance.
 
Now I see that she can still achieve a wonderfully linear dance quality and also have a very healthy and beautiful looking weight condition.
 
Based on video clips only, I think that she is progressing wonderfully and is just beginning a truly remarkable career. I greatly look forward to being able to see her perform live this summer in NYC to confirm what I've enjoyed so much on video.



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