The production is a co-production with Zurich where in February it received rave reviews, to anticipation is running high.
Below are some shots from the dress rehearsal with tonight's cast — Odette/Odile is Nicoletta Manni, Siegfried is Timofej Andrijashenko and Mick Zeni will interpret Rothbart — and an interview with Ratmansky.
INTERVIEW WITH ALEXEI RATMANSKY
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.