Artistic

Home and Romance

A little romance at home to share today, enjoy. Photo by Lesley Unruh. Design by Danielle Rollins. * “Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.”   – Aristotle      * via:oncewed House Beautiful Molly Carr Photography via:zsazsabellagio Design by Emily Jackson , The Ivory Lane  Château de Moissac-Bellevue, Provence via:zsazsabellagio “Whatever our souls […]

Ballet Beautiful

  Olga Smirnova on pointe   Photography: Jack Devant       Nina Kaptsova in The Nutcracker    Bolshoi Ballet       Basia Rhoden       Brilliant and beautiful Anna Okuneva first soloist with Stanislavsky Music Theatre  Photo © Svetlana *Sila* Avvakum   instagram               The beautiful […]

Ballet Beautiful

      Rehearsing The Sleeping Beauty    Alberta Ballet, 2018     Yulia Makhalina as the Dying Swan    Mariinsky Ballet, 2014       Nina Kaptsova in The Nutcracker    Bolshoi Ballet     Carli Samuelson in Petite Mort    Pacific Northwest Ballet     Yulia Makhalina as the Dying Swan    Mariinsky […]

Behind the Scenes: Ballet Beautiful

    Paris Opera Ballet in new Chanel costumes   Variations   photo: Lara Giliberto         Melissa Hamilton, Reece Clark   Manon   photo: Andrei Uspenski     Paris Opera Ballet   Raymonda rehearsal   photo: Svetlana Loboff   Paris Opera Ballet in new Chanel costumes   Variations   photo: Lara Giliberto […]

Jazz it up

“Life is a lot like jazz.  It’s the best when you improvise.” — George Gershwin Saxophonist  Mariusz Drawings Jazz it up a little Music in Film: All That Jazz (1979) dir. Bob Fosse   Billie Holiday singing at the Downbeat Club in New York, 1947, photo by William Gottlieb   Chicago (2002) dir. Rob Marshall […]

Ballet Beautiful

Evgenia Obraztsova and Alexander Volchkov (The Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow) in Raymonda (Adagio, 2nd act), music by Alexander Glazunov, choreography by Yuri Grigorovich. Weltstar Gala 2019, organized by Kourlaev and Esina Production, shot on 1.12.2019 in Volkstheater Vienna. Photography: Jack Devant Iana Salenko and Dinu Tamazlacaru (Staatsballett Berlin) in La Halte de Cavalerie Pas de deux, music […]

Elegante’

“…There are days when everything about us is ethereal, scarcely outlined in the luminous atmosphere and yet distinct.”     – Rainer Maria Rilke, tr. by John Linton, from a journal enrty featured in “The Journal of my Other”     instagram: les_dames_dabord instagram: caffeflorian Vincent van Gogh “Starry Night over the Rhone”     via:zsazsabellagio […]