The 27th Festival
Benois de la Danse

 

21

May

The Bolshoi Theatre

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Center Benois
+7 916 106‑04‑14

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+7 495 455‑55‑55

Gala-concert of ballet stars — nominees of Benois-2019 and Award presentation.

Among this year’s 27 nominees are soloists of 16 leading classical and contemporary companies from across the globe. Preceeding the gala, the Jury and its President Yuri Grigorovich will announce the laureates of Benois-2019, the Lifetime Achievement Prize having already been awarded to the member of French Academy des Beaux Arts Jiři Kylian. In addition to the nominees, the Prima-Ballerina of the Hamburg Ballet Anna Laudere who was awarded this year Benois-Massine Prize as well as the soloists of Hubbard Street Dance from Chicago, will participate in the gala. They will present the Benois de la Danse-2017 laureate Crystal Pite’s choreography.

22

May

The Bolshoi Theatre

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Center Benois
+7 916 106‑04‑14

Bolshoi Theatre Box Office
+7 495 455‑55‑55

Benois de la Danse to the Year of Theatre — gala-concert of ballet stars, Benois laureates of previous years.

In this gala programme there are classical and neo-classical excerpts and works of the young contemporary choreographers. Among the participants are Maria Kochetkova, Silvia Azzoni and Alexander Riabko, Anna Laudere and Edvin Revazov, Vadim Muntagirov and Sarah Lamb, Victoria Jaiani and Temur Suluashvili, among other stars of the ballet world.

Jury

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Juri Grigorovich

President of the jury

D B

Dirk Badenhorst

CEO of the South African International Ballet Competition, Director of Mzansi Ballet and CuDanSA school

T B

Ted Brandsen

Director of Het National Ballet

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Svetlana Zakharova

Prima ballerina of the Bolshoi Theatre of Russia

A L

Ana Laguna

International Star, ballet master and coach

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Agnès Letestu

Etoile of the Paris Opera Ballet, costume designer

V M

Vladimir Malakhov

International Star, coach, choreographer

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Rachel Moore

President and CEO of the LosAngeles Music Center