(July 13,1974 Matinee) She performed in the ballet, "Romeo and Juliet," in a Royal Ballet production at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Donald MacLeary, Michael Coleman, Desmond Doyle, David Ashmole, Derek Rencher, Michael Somes, Leslie Edwards, Romayne Grigorova, Deanne Bergsma, Wayne Eagling, and ...
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Natasha Makarova | Natalia Maracarova
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Dancers, many dancers today can do so much technically. You can give them steps that are complicated, then more complicated, pyrotechnical - and they can execute these steps to perfection. But to do simple steps with a pure classical line, that is truly difficult.
In 1980, she had her very own dancing troupe for a while called "Makarova and Company," following another stint with the ABT. She insisted that her company would provide dancers with "proper training" and present audiences with a sampling of Soviet-style ballet. She programmed works ranging from classical ballet by Petipa to modern ballet. But the critics more or less scathed it in publications. ...
Her especially thin ballet frame