Profile: Elena Lobsanova

  Elena lobsanova as juliet   Recalls Mavis Staines, artistic director of the National Ballet School where Lobsanova trained for nine years, “One always felt Elena had been on this planet before and that she’d been a ballerina.” Born in Moscow, Elena Lobsanova’s microbiologist father moved the family to Toronto in 1991, and still she speaks to her family in Russian. Although she never studied ballet in Russia, her instinct to move and fill a room was instantaneous, as was …

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Insta-Favs

 Here are a few of our favourite pictures on Instagram this week… @liztrinnear @vsp_consignement @nationaballet @matthewstylist @guillaumeviau @daniellesuzanne

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Profile: Dylan Tedaldi

  Dylan Tedaldi: Physical thinking   Dylan Tedaldi is making waves as he rises through the ranks of the National Ballet of Canada. After being promoted to second soloist in 2013, a mere three years into his tenure with the company, Dylan has taken on roles that dancers dream of. From Stanislav in the Canadian premiere of Nijinsky by John Neumeier to a solo performance in the 2014 Mad Hot Gala, it is obvious the he is a revered member of the …

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Catch Up: Nightbox

  Nightbox: they’re a handsome bunch of dudes.    Now that we have that out the way, OTMzine caught up with the band to chat about what they have been up to and get the word on their brand new EP, The Panic Sequence.  Photography by Andrew Weir   The Panic Sequence is the band’s second release, coming a few years after their debut EP. Though this marks their first release in a while, Nightbox has been keeping busy. The group …

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INSTA-FAVS

Here are a few of our favourite pictures on Instagram this week… @benloeb @huntclubstudio @thomasvanderzaag @caschu @michaelraymondclarke

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Inspiration XLIII

  • in Music
  • April 29, 2014

  On this gloomy and rainy day, we look to our past music features to brighten our day in the studio. Here are the OTMzine Alumni inspiring us this week:   Allie X with Catch For Esmé with 250 The Airplane Boys with Harvest Nightbox with Burning New Hands with Swimming

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