Dorothee Gilbert, etoile of the Opéra national de Paris during her stay in Sochi has answered 29 short questions for Ballet Insider.
My first appearance on stage
Kitri in Don Quichotte
I do not like…
My playlist hit
“Take it Easy” by Mika
I have never tried to…
Make a parachute jump
I always have these three things with me
My phone, my lipstick and my car keys
Hot water and lemon in the morning
World’s best city
I am proud of…
How to start a morning?
“La La Land”
A moment from childhood
To swing in the hammock in my parents garden in Toulouse
I’m now reading…
“The Four Agreements” from Miguel Ruiz
Sunday with my family
I can not live without…
I dream to meet…
Where there’s a will, there’s a way!
No more war
The secret of success
Attitude to social networks
I’m sorry for…
Attitude to criticism
I take it into consideration
Funny situation on stage
My partner who gets hurt on the scene and who gets immediately replaced by another dancer coming out of nowhere and who was sleeping in the wings!
The most difficult role in ballet
Thèmes et Variations from George Balanchine
Super ability, which I’ld like to have
Tea or coffee?
We thank International Festival of arts in Sochi for the organiztion of this interview.