Youth America Grand Prix is the world's largest ballet competition. This is my report about the 15th Anniversary celebration at Lincoln Center featuring interviews with Olga Smirnova (Bolshoi Ballet), Yana Salenko (Berlin State Opera Ballet), and Larissa Saveliev, the founder of YAGP. Originally aired on NTV America.
This reel features a few excerpts from my work as a reporter: some stand-ups (and even one "fly-up") - and two full packages: one about war mentality and one feature profiling Gonzalo Garcia of New York City Ballet as our "New Yorker of the Week."
Thousands of young ballerinas descended on New York City for the Youth America Grand Prix 2013 Finals and Gala. This is my news report from the world's largest student ballet competition. Air date: April 25, 2013 on NTV America.
Reporter: Sergey Gordeev
Producer: Elena Tsvetkova
In May 2012, after graduating from Columbia Journalism School, I received a fellowship to join a group of journalists on a trip to Germany and Poland's concentration camps, where we had a chance to experience firsthand the history of the Holocaust. This is the result of that journey - the Final Project for FASPE (Fellowship at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics). Special thanks to Dr....