Considered one of the most prominent living choreographers in Russia today, 90-year-old Yury Grigorovich has developed a large repertory of master works, which has transcended the choreographic landscape in the country. As artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet for more than 30 years, he has left a memorable legacy of historic proportions. ICONS spoke with him about his creative endurance, inspiration and advice to young choreographers.
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Welcome to ICON SMART! We are happy to announce the recent creation of the first ever Choreographic Institute here in Washington, D.C. USA --- a long needed educational platform to foster creativity and develop professional skills specifically for emerging choreographers. Our Info Pack is available to download here.
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- Becky L. - A cleared head; usually by running, writing, and sitting among trees (especially if there’s wind), all of which require time.
- Diana M. - Space! Which I now finally have.
- Maura G. - 1. Studio Space...yes, please, pretty please 2. A Development Grant
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