Here are Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev during a rehearsal for a concert at the Festival Ballet “Dance Open” 2011. This is part of a collection of photos of the event by Nikolay Krusser which can be seen on his Facebook profile.
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.