Ballet pupils dance with the Russians
The Russian Imperial Ballet mistress Aldina Yakhina was in Palmerston North at the weekend to rehearse Maureen Ax School of Dance students.
The students will be dancing The Waltz from Sleeping Beauty with the Russian Imperial Ballet on November 21.
Maureen says this is the fifth time her students have danced with the Russian Ballet cast.
“We were sent a DVD of the dance and Aldina came to a rehearsal.”
The Russian Ballet also send costumes for the students to wear.