Monthly Archives: January 2015

“The Secret of the Treasure Island”: a marvelous story for your inner child

Haven’t seen Margarita Drobiazko and Povilas Vanagas in a while? Well, the spectators in Chizhovka arena in Minsk, Belarus, had the chance of watching the famous Lithuanian ice dancers, at the end of December, in…

Evgeni Plushenko returns to St. Petersburg as the “Snow King”. Act II

Be warned: there’s such a burst of colors, magic, innovations in Evgeni Plushenko’s “Snow King”, that, looking at the tons of wonderful pictures from the show, you’ll completely fall in love with it, wishing you’d…

Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron, aiming for the podium in Stockholm

They are young and beautiful, as the song says, and they are already making a name for themselves. Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron took the figure skating world by storm last season, with their freshness,…

The future looks bright: a short recap of the junior ice dancing event in Barcelona

Looking at the junior ice dancers’ podium in Barcelona one could say he’s been witnessing a Russian national competition and not an international event. With Anna Yanovskaya and Sergey Mozgov taking the gold, Alla Loboda…

Ashley Wagner: “I’m 23 and going after an Olympic podium, that’s my dream”

You have to admire Ashley’s strength and perseverance – after all, she’s been the most consistent American lady in recent years: with her victories in 2012 and 2013, Wagner was the first U.S. ladies’ single…