Diana Vishneva ascends to international stardom.
Photography And Text By Nina Alovert for Pointe Magazine
I first saw Diana Vishneva perform in 1995 at Nadia and Solomon Tencer’s Toronto gala concert, “Stars of the XXI Century.” Then still a Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet student, she was on the program that night with well-known Russian dancers. Vladimir Malakhov, the international superstar, was dancing Le Spectre de la Rose, but he did not have a partner. Vishneva was offered the opportunity to perform with him in that ballet. click for more