Another two Senior ballet teachers have just graduated in the Russian Classical Ballet – Legat System at the Olivia Dow School of Russian Ballet, in Naxxar. The annual ballet examinations for the ballet school were held last November, 2011 attended by the ballet examiner for Malta, Mr. Robert Hampton, appointed by the Russian Ballet Society in Edinburgh. Marianna Dogum and Althea Corlett are seen here with the said appointed examiner along with some of the Senior students chosen for the Classical and Demi-Character solo dance numbers.
The principal of the ballet school, Ms. Olivia Dow, has been assisted for some years by her two Senior teachers Jessica Farrugia and Martina Zammit and were later joined by another colleague, Ilona Attard, who had fully qualified in October 2010.
In October 2009, Ms. Dow was proud to add 3 more Soloists to the list of achievements. The Senior students – Rowenna Pullicino, Martina Zammit and Colette Caruana are seen here with Mr. Robert Hampton in their Demi-Character costumes.