A Woody Allen scenario describes her as half-woman, half-swan divided lengthwise, a freak who finds it "nearly impossible to get a bank loan." British choreographer Matthew Bourne has cast her and her cohorts as feral male swans with hairy chests. Ballet of the Dolls director Myron Johnson has reconceived her as Blanche Swan, a wheelchair-using avatar of... More >>>
By Lesley Leslie-Spinks
Kojak in a tutu? The Cullberg Ballet pursues the bald truth about 'Swan Lake'