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Carlos Acosta at the London Coliseum


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#1 cubanmiamiboy

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Posted 04 August 2013 - 02:07 AM

I went to see my fellow countryman and wow...does he still electrifies the air around him..!

 

More to come, but as a starter, the program included bits of Balanchine-(Apollo, Rubies), MacMilllan-(Mayerling, Winter Dreams, Gloria, Requiem, Fokine-(Sheherezade, Mort du Cygne), Vaganova-(D&A), Ashton-(Rhapsody), and Wheeldon-(Tryst).

 

Many curtain calls in a PACKED house. yahoo.gif

 

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Posted 04 August 2013 - 08:54 PM

Sounds wonderful. I am sorry I have not seen Acosta dance more!



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Posted 05 August 2013 - 01:32 AM

Christian, you may be interested to know that in a dance packed year at the Coliseum, Acosta is the only dancer able to achieve a completely sold out week.  One of the very few dancers in the UK with a profile that extends beyond the ballet fans, he fully deserves his popularity as he earned it the hard way not just through the efforts of the RB PR machine.




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