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Alla OsipenkoBeauty and Subversion in Soviet Ballet$
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Joel Lobenthal

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9780190253707

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2016

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190253707.001.0001

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Staying in the Game

Staying in the Game

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(p.135) 18 Staying in the Game
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Alla Osipenko
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Joel Lobenthal

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190253707.003.0019

Divorcing Voropyaev, Osipenko conducted an affair with theater director Georgi Ufeet. Dancing on the Kirov stage was now often a torturous experience for her, given her infrequent scheduling and resulting nerves, as well as the Kirov administration’s disparagement. Her coach’s insistence that she return to the demanding role of Gamzatti in La Bayadère was an ordeal, but after seeing this performance in Leningrad, critic Clive Barnes, writing for London’s monthly Dance and Dancers, called her “now probably the grandest of the Kirov ballerinas.”

Keywords:   Osipenko, Voropyaev, Ufeet, Clive Barnes, Dance and Dancers

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