The Old Russian Ladies Always Get the Best Spot at the Barre

When I was in ballet school I loved having the chance to attend the 10:00 a.m. class taught by Valentina Peryaslavic.  Because it was a mid-morning class I could only go during school vacations or the summer.  I don’t know anything about her background but when I was 17, Madame “Perry” (as we called her)Continue reading “The Old Russian Ladies Always Get the Best Spot at the Barre”