is not a magazine where one ordinarily would expect to find a long and serious article on ballet. But this week's issue (Sept. 22-28) includes a supplement, "Intelligent Life" with just such an article. It's by Julie Kavanagh, author of Secret Muses: The Life of Frederick Ashton
. The article has a secondary title, "The Tiger."
A few months ago Sergei Polunin walked out on a golden career with the Royal Ballet, sounding like a lost boy. What was going on? And what happened next? Julie Kavanagh goes to Kiev and Moscow to talk to him, his parents and his mentors...
From INTELLIGENT LIFE magazine, September/October 2012