I haven’t done a lot of ballet-related blogging this term, because I haven’t been doing very much ballet, but today I made it along to the lovely St Hilda’s Ballet School show.
Julia (the teacher) had based it around a history of Cecchetti method, with all ages and stages of dancers portraying various famous students of Cecchetti himself, and performing exercises and dances under the watchful gaze of the Great Man, Mrs Cecchetti, and Cyril
So lovely to see so many of them involved, right down to the wee pre-primary lot doing their fairy runs. And it makes me look forward to getting back to dancing next term.
In summary: Cecchetti