Below is a selection of photos of the star-studded cast of Ballet Icons 2023, with Dasa Wharton's informal photos of the press call, without makeup, sometimes without costumes, and some informal glimpses; for the evening performance there are photos from Malcolm Levinkind and Nicholas MacKay.
Ballet Icons Gala 2023 – London Coliseum, 19 February
Gala photos by Nicholas MacKay
Gala Photos by Malcolm Levinkind
Press Call Photos by Dasa Wharton
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.