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President Bush, Kirov, and PBS special

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ronny   

Just heard that the President and Mrs. Bush attended ballet in St Petersburg. I assume they saw the Kirov Company perform. Does anyone know what they saw?

Also just heard that PBS will air a special next thursday evening on the New York Ballet Company. I'm sure you all have heard of it by now, but I thought I should mention it. Maybe you have more details.

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Roma   

Apparently Putin requested that Shemyakin's "Nutcracker" be presented during Bush's visit, so that's what they saw.

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ronny   

OK, thanks. That would have been nice for them since they are probably familiar with the nutcracker. Wouldn't mind seeing that myself!

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ronny   

Here is the blurb on the thursday May 30th PBS event:

Live from Lincoln Center

New York City Ballet's Diamond project;

Ten years of new choreography

Highlights from eight performances of ballets choreographed by Ulysses Dove, Peter Martins, Devin O Day, Angelin Preljocog, Richard Tanner, Lynne Taylor-Corbett and Christopher Weeldon.

Have fun... hope everyone gets to see it one way or another.

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K2356   

Diamond will be on PBS in Detroit at 4 A.M. on June 2,i am going to need toothpicks to keep my eyes open for this performance !!!!!:)

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