GALINA Lastochkina

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Makarova's returns-1 (1989)

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  • 00:23: Leningrad Airport January 1989 19 years earlier the Russian ballerina Natalia
  • 00:30: Makarova had defected to the West now thanks to glass NOS she has been officially forgiven for it and allowed back to her native city to meet family and friends and to dance again at the famous Kira theater a few days after her defection I met and spoke with Natalia Makarova in Kew Gardens then the Kirov ballet was performing in London and it was there that she came to the great decision it was to alter the course of her life and far from the apprehensive
  • 01:02: creature I half-expected for she was now on her own in a foreign country her sense of liberation was plain to see from now on she would plan her own life when I defect I know and big people from Earth told my mother your daughter is criminal you brought up criminal person and she said to them I make from her
  • 01:34: good human being it's your mistake and she walk out so now I'm not criminal [Applause] the public who've been asking about her for weeks before she arrived new hurry
  • 02:02: remove once she had arrived are here accepted any senior blog [Applause] I think she's still essentially the cure of dancer I saw 28 years ago the art forces mature has been enriched as well which is essentially a great Russian art of the great Soviet Europe and remember
  • 02:32: the Natalia's Archangel episiotomy adultery sheet or a tab Azula not a Beulah groom Nessa with a bleeding in Rada idea nas bleeding tow-rope Tomas de las Tres de la lluvia Tom yet poison Oh Myrtle now me I can shiny Miyata moving mystic new route and Zavala robocam in hospital it's a mini mini ekkada by Balazs Natalia rasili no booze chrome -
  • 03:00: fcm stylist nurse to be specifically Gilles no Harriet que Bali Etna this diet que OS bimini Nia or Jeffrey Menaka dammit on Salinas's no Tasha diminishes wish and origin I necessarily thought new is some a solution agonist Stern is my reason he must say [Music]
  • 03:34: Ruslana pestle Elsa whoa - leo lyrica Armenti Schoen mere assertion joy in Tanis a captive archaea so west member rasca dosa for a Bosnian pyramid at unball chess pieces Oh totally under McCarthyism
  • 04:02: and nationalists in this way said though she was to abandon friends like Ozzy Penco and we cool off Makarova felt that in many ways the Kirov ballet had become fossilized and that if she was to fulfill herself as an artist she must spread her wings I want
  • 04:32: to make my own a decision what to dance what to do what to think not to be dictate from above in all this artists in Russia somebody above saying you what to do I didn't want that anymore I think I have a romantic nature and it just something unknown unpredictable attract me very much I just need to be free
  • 05:02: that's it and I did it at symbol strand palace at ur London Nepal new message Ilya userlogin loss newsy loss Padilla succeed even Amira Antipater I grow new Trotter a psychology just Kishore Kenya's negatory which in togas a store waiting garden Astellas below boy nepeta most educated ella pedro' mu pity really
  • 05:32: Villa Calliope note answer's no Yama clapping yet anthem he penny mother Sita then you should assume that's it namaste sama Aquino cheetahs Pogo that chatter yo nas Boulud Natasha Kaku noskov I had formerly Roca muy poquito lipo torch is
  • 06:00: key no David Ferrie honesty Natalia Makarova when did you first decide to come and stay here didn't mean yet if she looked exactly the hairstyle angry well the actual decision was made when I decided to stay but I had thought about it seriously for two years yes it was in those two years that I started to think about my possibilities in the Soviet Union and in
  • 06:30: the West and of course I couldn't help comparing the two and thinking about the difference can you tell me exactly what you did where did you go from and to at what moment did you actually make this move could you tell me in in specific terms well I had a free evening towards the end of our stay in London and this I spent having a last dinner with my friend Iranian Volodya with whom I had become very close and it was said to leave them that evening I asked Volodya
  • 07:01: to tell me I got would happen if I were to stay and to explain the situation which he did fully and that I asked him to arrange what was necessary what did he do did he did he telephone to somebody or what did he do so my friend rang the police station and two policemen came and took charge of us they took us to the police station where all three of us spent the night they were so nice they gave us cups of tea and looked after us beautifully it was the right time when I left Russia for
  • 07:31: myself and for my profession I was ready for that mentally physically anyway I was ready for live independently and also now come back her mother who she had not seen for nearly twenty years was the first to welcome her at Leningrad Airport when with her husband Edward Kaka she came back in triumph on January 22nd 1989 others were there too her stepfather and stepbrother old
  • 08:00: friends and colleagues from the Kirov and hordes of Soviet press and TV had she been a visiting head of state she could hardly have had a more public welcome Leningrad's most famous exile had come home [Music] it was quieter in the airport bus but
  • 08:30: the sense of euphoria remained this was the moment that Natalia's mother had dreamed about and in her affection for her daughter she seemed to want to make up for lost time if I come back I'm in like a year ago two years ago doing a different thing first I probably will not have an opportunity come back I will not give me
  • 09:02: a visa simply like that if they allowed me to come here I don't think they will be nice to me and people will be not so open like this time now they can open the hearts results care result afraid to open the heart justice means soul cursed a let's call her a bottle if debatable this could be
  • 09:31: didn't wait for this stage much that must be Spanish of course the rabbit a velvet can get weasel that what there isn't that's a nice picture offensive a local contribute but then after Matthew yeah Domestos mention Eugene Bell show and no say no Atomos machine EMU premium Buddhism Gaga nataschab widget me Pierre way in deepest lately Ettore verse bruschetta
  • 10:00: after meeting my family my collegues my friends at airport after all these tears first necessity for me was rushed to the Kirov theater my theatre I have to be as soon as possible then [Applause]
  • 10:33: [Music] after a couple of days she went on to a trade union hall in one of the city's suburbs to meet a packed audience of admirers normally and that's once a month on the Saturday aleck Vinogradov invite public to meet dancers from the Kirov ballet but this time it was me
  • 11:02: [Music] I don't think we're quite sure I will I will appear and that's why I feel special electricity and actually it's happened for the first time and it's defector come and meet the people since the revolution first she showed them part of her BBC television series ballerina
  • 11:30: [Music] to become a ballerina means to bring into ideal balance the physical possibilities of your stubborn imperfect body is the possibilities of your soul which as you go through life is continually renewing itself and constantly demanding new expression [Music]
  • 12:14: does not exist outside the human body if a dancers board is incapable of feeling movement with emotion with meaning in order to convey to the audience the equivalent would a sense of life then
  • 12:30: such a body has no place in value and then members of the audience paid their tributes with him not clearly Cazalas shush to the party bloom granny you know Sushma killed shut up our vows honey because always move appear here watching us turn a wrench to me Samir lujah lujah granny's dolly imperiously ruski boria's preform
  • 13:02: a Cucuy miss Vetra me panama swiss we do free version simoom you at was a very oppressive show we commercial pros be spiritual discussion in a grandiose Omashu CFCs Tennessee from see no SIA Tolbert discussed Alaska registry usually in style equality among galliston no silence - poly Petruchio [Applause]
  • 13:37: Yoshi attempts to resolve the dispute in said Mr Kenyatta with rook multitude Kotori skull not web chips in a shot national news dinero de Amanda Kanye's Magglio vida de vida que tu de imagem para nice a esto me attitude er y v del ETA Y thirst Oh Renata terra delue spectacle Bastian
  • 14:00: a week later many of these fans would go to the carafe to see in a gala performance how McCarver's dancing had developed during her years in the West the HHS cadet was brother said birthday and she asked an old colleague prima ballerina Irina Copic over to watch her rehearse a pas de de from the ballet she was going to dance John crank OHS onion a little easier yes she had brought her own partner
  • 14:31: Alexander Samba Stover's now leading is manageable estate each night a thorough special added new is knickers Dupree mushas true ski school a baton most mmm Ossipon s : if you're a sniper but Conoco near procrastinate blonde when you procrastinate silly core post Illinois dia unique Nihad I placed each nest a unique new hot air would do chef Nick aqueduct new trainee vertical velocity listed in an eidetic adjustable
  • 15:03: which is plastic ah fatou nataschab say des voted on a parabola since in Mesopotamia du musst oh yes ribbon austell suna sweetie adapters rubinius tallies not know me stay alive Ito job a wrestler yes be valid when I receive this invitation to come back I hesitate I didn't know what to feel what to think and I ask myself do I
  • 15:33: really like to come back do I want to come back I can answer this question and now when I am here I think it was necessary it's necessary I come back necessary for me to give love because I never forget I always love my fear to my friends my parents and now this feeling
  • 16:06: is the same when I visit my school bag on over school again after all these years in my school when is everything started they're all my opportunities all my career of the base I receive here all this years of separation it didn't exist they dissolve in this black and white
  • 16:32: archive film the yang Natalia is in a class being taken by her namesake the former prima ballerina and teacher Natalya dude in skya 20 years on do Jin sky I was still teaching this was a poignant reunion because Julian skaia and her husband Constantin Sergei F had been leaders of the company in London at the time of McCarver's defection and it had left them feeling angry and humiliated and as a result in
  • 17:01: trouble with the authorities but now all was forgiveness Natalya didn't scre was the last person I saw before I defect it was in Festival Hall in elevator when consent ensued gave madam did in skåne many other of my colleagues through the
  • 17:31: Ambassador wrote me Congress of letters I received to beg me to come back and tell me how mad I am I will not survive and I'm Russian hundred percent and I cannot survive in that words it's not just not for me result Russian surrounding and the Russian soul and now see and kiss each other meet again these people who wrote me I did mistake then they forgot mirror that worse maybe they
  • 18:02: wrote that letters not because they want to because they are blush to do them [Music] Virginie posted about the question nada Mia we see which is near mangu soon Makarova found herself joining in the work of the company passing on in the tradition of keroth ballerinas the fruits of her knowledge and experience absorbed over the years to the next
  • 18:30: generation here she helps one of the company's most promising new ballerinas Jana are you prefer for a forthcoming performance of Swan Lake if the sitter's of her presence will be heavy dose diverse recent pretty much integrity [Music] what evolution push-up a garter snake oh
  • 19:05: hey let's order first yes but - you're stupid ah myself or the truth was why was she I work too soon [Music]
  • 19:51: hombre device the air through poetic optimized a double vision Abuela's that
  • 20:00: there I do not consciously versus partnering I did not petition water can hit that flick watch it is oh you've been to the Chili's shira's was the Sapphire acaba Kotetsu deduction forgiveness must reverse a 12-minute are super smart we
  • 20:32: need silicon coverage it's avatar confer straight up Chili's future a person [Music] they dance actually better when my time stronger I will say strong or that see but it's not just in Kiev I think it's everywhere anywhere in the
  • 21:04: world it is liking something but in my time was really appreciated poetry and I was here I was little bit I don't know how to describe that romantic I suppose this so I think that thing disappear now from our now generation no
  • 21:32: illusion no illusion everything is clear but that was not my childhood that labaki yo nah do we see the new horses and last night
  • 22:02: LFS I always cover illusion mystery and now everything clear everything real little bit more down to the earth and inviolate this essential gear little bit above the earth Oh
  • 22:31: [Music]