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 Post subject: Markova interview
PostPosted: Fri Aug 11, 2000 11:47 pm 
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Ismene Brown interviews the remarkable Dame Alicia Markova<P><BR> <A HREF="http://www.telegraph.co.uk/et?ac=000148269364269&rtmo=kNNqxCxp&atmo=99999999&pg=/et/00/8/12/btdame12.html" TARGET=_blank>http://www.telegraph.co.uk/et?ac=000148269364269&rtmo<BR>=kNNqxCxp&atmo=99999999&pg=/et/00/8/12/btdame12.html</A> <BR><p>[This message has been edited by Stuart Sweeney (edited August 12, 2000).]


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 Post subject: Re: Markova interview
PostPosted: Tue Aug 15, 2000 7:40 am 
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Thank you, Stuart, for locating a working URL for this interview. (Perhaps the Telegraph's site was down, but I was denied access from several other connections.) The interview is definitely a breath of fresh air.


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 05, 2000 3:20 pm 
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A very full interview with Dame Alicia Markova, still going strong at 90:<BR> <A HREF="http://www.theherald.co.uk/magazine/archive/28-8-19100-23-16-29.html" TARGET=_blank>http://www.theherald.co.uk/magazine/archive/28-8-19100-23-16-29.html</A> <BR>


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 05, 2000 5:59 pm 
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Re - the mention of Olga Spessivetseva - did anyone read the book written about her by Anton Dolin? Quite a story...........


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PostPosted: Mon Nov 20, 2000 8:52 am 
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Image <P>Alicia Markova and Erik Bruhn in Les Sylphides (1955). <P>Nearly ninety and still on her toes as she enters her tenth decade, Alicia Markova, grand Dame of British ballet, tells Alan Robertson about a life dedicated to dance <P> <A HREF="http://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/0,,38369,00.html" TARGET=_blank>http://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/0,,38369,00.html</A> <P><BR>Here is the link to the early history of Festival Ballet the Company that she helped to form<BR> <A HREF="http://www.ballet.org.uk/reference/history/beginning.html" TARGET=_blank>http://www.ballet.org.uk/reference/history/beginning.html</A> <p>[This message has been edited by Stuart Sweeney (edited November 20, 2000).]


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What a gorgeous picture !! So elegant..... A true ballerina in all the regal sense of that word - acknowleging the audience - possessing the stage........


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A lovely birthday card from Clement Crisp to Alicia Markova, who is 90 today:<P><A HREF="http://timeoff.ft.com/ft/gx.cgi/ftc?pagename=View&c=Article&cid=FT3ZAC2Y6GC&live=true&tagid=ZZZFXM1ZXZB" TARGET=_blank><B>A marvellous dancer to the music of time.</B></A><P>I'm trying to get hold of a copy of the video grace to watch on a friend's TV. I'm a TV-free, TVholic.<p>[This message has been edited by Stuart Sweeney (edited December 01, 2000).]


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