The Gala of Ballet Stars, Benois de la Danse — 2020 Nominees: Presentation and Awarding of Winners.
Among the nominees are dancers from Bolshoi Theatre of Russia, Paris Opera Ballet, The Royal Ballet London, New York City Ballet, Bavarian State Ballet, NDT, Shanghai Ballet, Joffrey Ballet (USA), Semper Opera Ballet, Dance Company Dresden-Frankfurt.
Stars of Benois de la Danse and Their New Works.
The gala's program will consist of neo-classical and contemporary pieces created or interpreted for a first time during the last year.
President of the jury
Bolshoi Theatre Press Office
Co-President of the jury, international star, prima-ballerina of the Bolshoi Theatre of Russia and La-Scala Theatre
Choreographer, artistic director of Dresden Frankfurt Dance Company
Joaquin de Luz
Artistic director of the Spanish National Dance Company
Director of Paris Opera Ballet School
Artistic director of Shanghai Ballet
Artistic director of Joffrey Ballet
Star of the Royal Ballet London
Kunstkamer, Johann Strauss. Netherlands Dance Theatre.
Cecil Hotel, different composers. Bavarian State Ballet.
Inferno – The Dante Project, Thomas Adès. Royal Ballet London.
Body and Soul, Owen Belton, Frederic Chopin, Teddy Geiger. Paris Opera Ballet.
Anna Karenina, Ilya Demutsky. Joffrey Ballet.
Bright Red Star, DU Ming. Shanghai Ballet.
The Title role, Carmen, G.Biset-R.Schedrine/M.Ek. Paris Opera Ballet.
The Title role, Anna Karenina, I.Demutsky/Y.Possokhov. Joffrey Ballet.
The Title role, Giselle, A.Adam/J.Coralli, J.Perrot, M.Petipa, A.Ratmansky’s version.
Cristaux, F.Moon/A.Pita. Joyce Theatre, New York.
A Night of 100 Solos, tribute to Merce Cunningham, different composers/Cunningham. Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York.
Mother of PAN Dongzi, Bright Red Star, DU Ming/ZHAO Ming. Shanghai Ballet.