Pas d'elevation

Élévation is the ability of a dancer to attain height in dancing. Huge fan of Evgenia Obraztsova. Mostly inspired by Mathilde Froustey, Kristina Shapran, Alina Cojocaru, Yulia Stepanova, Diana Vishneva, Olga Smirnova, Natalia Osipova, Aurelie Dupont and Alina Somova.Julia,16. Aspiring ballerina. Vaganova & French technique combined. Participant of Paris Opera Ballet Summer Intensive 2013, 2014 and Dance Open Ballet Festival 2013 & 2014. Also participating in the Cannes Rosella High Tower Summer Intensive 2014. Competitor in Tanzolymp 2013 and Nordic-Baltic Ballet Competition 2013 & 2014.


Maria Shirinkina in The Sleeping Beauty. Mariinsky Ballet. Photos (c) Sasha Gouliaev Photography.
"Maria Shirinkina in the title role as Cinderella danced with such feminine grace, that her fluid movements could be compared to that of silk blowing in the wind.’ — MD Theatre Guide

Jurgita Dronina

Agnès Letestu’s farewell performance

8:00 p.m. The curtain was about to go up, and one of the dancers brought her daughter into the wings to watch the show while she was dancing. She’s just the cutest. I decided to come up and be her prince for the moment. (x)

Жизель - Светлана Захарова
Фотограф Gene Schiavone