Seen above (it’s a capture of a video, but does not spool) is dear little Olga Preobrajenska. Small in stature, mighty in reputation as a second ballerina with the Russian Imperial Ballet of St. Petersburg. After her retirement, she became a famed instructor-in-exile, in Paris.
She is also looooong in last name.
Unpronounceable — until now! Our Moscow correspondent Leonid Nokhov has sent a sound file to help arts•meme readers mouth the words. Take it away, Leonid!