An exciting new line up for the Bolshoi Ballet: Sergei Filin has been appointed Artistic Direcor of the Bolshoi Ballet and Yan Godovsky has been made Manager of the Bolshoi Ballet.
Two young men who seem exactly at the right point in their careers to assume such important roles. We wish them well.
Photo: Yan Godovsky (left) and Sergei Filin
Graham Spicer is a writer, director and photographer in Milan, blogging (under the name ‘Gramilano’) about dance, opera, music and photography for people “who are a bit like me and like some of the things I like”. He was a regular columnist for Opera Now magazine and wrote for the BBC until transferring to Italy.
His scribblings have appeared in various publications from Woman’s Weekly to Gay Times, and he wrote the ‘Danza in Italia’ column for Dancing Times magazine.