Please let me join the club.
Catherine, thank you very much for your most recent and always fine reviews of the Mariinsky performances. Also as a follow up to your very interesting interview with Altynai Asylmuratova is an older, but I find very insightful interview with Altynai Asylmurtova by Marc Haegeman. She is now as you know the Artistic Director of the Vaganova Academy and she had just started at the time of this interview.
She says among other things...
"...Galina Ulanova, Marina Semyonova, or a bit later Natalia Dudinskaya, you can see a certain coordination of body and arms, a musicality - you might call it 'singing with the body' - and above all an emotional depth to the dancing..."
http://www.for-ballet-lovers-only.com/A ... nterv.html
[Added a few minutes later.]
"Incidentally (separate note) I bumped into some information today saying that Daria Pavlenko will be offering master classes in Prague this coming August."
I wll have to check my calendar ! (smile emotican).