A Cecchetti Teacher’s Point of View on Reconstructing the Stepanov Notation On the Occasion of Doug Fullington’s Master Classes at Paris and Rome, October 2015

As a former professional dancer and teacher of the Cecchetti Method for more than twenty years, it is apparent to me that Enrico Cecchetti’s development as a teacher of “classical theatrical dancing” (as opposed to being a mere dispenser of ‘ballet technique’) was informed by an entire lifetime devoted to the stage, and during his…