Thursday, 14 September 2017

Harriet Hammel sadly passed away recently, in this picture she is teaching the Jota at a Teacher's course.Barbara Gregory taught Harriet when she was a little girl.
Harriet was a Trustee for The Legat Foudation for many years, she will be missed by us all.

Friday, 9 June 2017

European Champianship

In the European Championships in Matrei, Austria
two students trained in The Legat system by Andrew & Nena Stevens won 1st & 2nd place in the
Junior Ballet solo section.

Saturday, 13 August 2016

Teachers Summer School

2016 saw the return of The Legat Foundation Teachers Summer Course to The Pyramid in Warrington UK,home to LK Ballet Studios.Hosted by its Principals Karolina Romaniszyn-Tong & Libby Blindell.
It was well attended & teachers & their students traveled from all over the UK & Europe.
Each day consisted of a daily master class,character class & syllabus analysis & demonstration.
This has been a particularly special teachers course as pupils of LK Ballet studios took & successfully passed The Legat Foundation examinations,& two attendees passed their Junior Teachers exam.

We now  look forward to the commemoration  of 80 years since the death of Nicholai Gustavovitch Legat to be held on January 29th 2017 in Colet House, Talgarth Road, London.
The plans for which were discussed at the Trustees meeting held on Wednesday July 20th 2016.

Thursday, 26 May 2016

William Griffin aged 20 enjoying life in the Ballet West School

William Griffin joined The Moya Vahey School of Russian Classical Ballet at the age of 3.
This is a sketch of Will in a Russian dance by Charlotte Leadbeater , at the age of 7.

William joined the Ballet West in 2014, shown here advertising the schools 25th year