Monthly Archives: August 2019


Last night

Last night we interviewed Tatiana Melnik for the dancers and showed some of her dancing. You can see that she wants to give so much but is held back by the language barrier. She does [...]

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Friday 2nd

Much cooler today, 14C now with expected highs of just 24C. As I left home at 6.15 this morning the cat watched me all the way out

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This afternoon groups C & D will be having pas de deux with Daria Klimentova and Tamas Solymosi in Studio 1 with Jonathan still on piano, and groups A & B will be iin studio [...]

By |2019-08-01T13:39:33+01:00August 1st, 2019|Prague|0 Comments


Today sees Vladimir Shishov, very popular with the boys, take them for solo work in Studio 2 and Tatiana Melnik with the girls in Studio 1, Tatiana seems to be teaching a different variation everyday, [...]

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Class underway

Had a bit of a run around sorting out new teachers and pianists and Thomas asking about massages. I had to introduce Jozef Dolinsky to the dancers of course (Artistic Director Slovakian National Ballet) and [...]

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Gaynor Minden shoes

Daria has given me ten pairs of used but really new Gaynor Minden pointe shoes to give away. I have left them outside the office with a note and hope the dancers will take them.

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Thursday 1st August

A lot cooler this morning. About 17c, expected highs of 26c. Today we have a change of class teacher. Tatiana Melnik will give class in Studio 1 with Jana Vrabcova on piano. Thomas Edur will [...]

By |2019-08-01T06:47:42+01:00August 1st, 2019|Prague|8 Comments