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26.08.2016

Long live La Grandissima Carla!

La Fracci, the legendary Italian ballerina has celebrated her 80th Birthday. Her beauty and outstanding talent have made unforgettable all the roles she created on stage. Twice she was a member of the Benois de la Danse Jury, and we are looking forward to seeing her at many more Benois events. Long live La Grandissima Carla!

25.08.2016

Lucia Lacarra will perform in the Moscow

Ballet star Lucia Lacarra (Benois de la Danse laureate) will perform at Kremlin Gala “Ballet stars of the XXI century” 15th of October 2016 in the Kremlin Palace.

21.08.2016

Aurelie Dupont, former etoile of the Paris Opera Ballet…

Aurelie Dupont, former etoile of the Paris Opera Ballet and Benois de la Danse laureate, this month is starting her tenure as director of the glorious French company. She has been appointed to this position to replace the ex-premier of New York City Ballet, choreographer Benjamin Millepied (Benois nominee) who unexpectedly announced his resignation last February.

17.08.2016

In the frame of the Edinburgh International Art Festival

A British choreographer of Indian decent, Akram Khan, presented in the frame of the Edinburgh International Art Festival Ghotto Desh — a performance where contemporary choreography is mixed all the time with animation.

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2.08.2016

Sergei Danilian

Instead of the usual gala fare — bits of firecracker variations and pieces of ballet classics — Sergei Danilian's «Ardani 25 Dance Gala» at New York City Center, August 19 and 20, is classic Danilian.

Today I would like to introduce to you Marcelo Gomes (Benois de la Danse laureate) as choreographer of “Tristesse” for ARDANI 25 DANCE GALA. 
Marcelo was working to choreograph “Tristesse” in New York, Costa Mesa, and St. Petersburg where was a premiered in December of 2014 at Mikhailovsky Theater. After premiere in Moscow (Ardani 25 Dance Gala) and London (Ardani 25 Dance Gala, finally in August will be New York premiere. Marcelo personally will perform in “Tristesse”.

TRISTESSE by Marcelo Gomes with Joaquin De Luz, Friedemann Vogel, Denis Matvinko (Benois de la Danse nominee), and Marcelo Gomes on August 19 and 20 at 8PM at New York City Center for ARDANI 25 DANCE GALA

Diana Vishneva (Benois de la Danse laureate) in Le Divertissement du Roi in Ardani 25 Dance Gala, August 19-20, 2016 at 8 Pm. ..

30.07.2016

Sergei Danilian

Instead of the usual gala fare — bits of firecracker variations and pieces of ballet classics — Sergei Danilian's «Ardani 25 Dance Gala» at New York City Center, August 19 and 20, is classic Danilian.

Today I would like to introduce to you Marcelo Gomes (Benois de la Danse laureate) as choreographer of “Tristesse” for ARDANI 25 DANCE GALA. 

Marcelo was working to choreograph “Tristesse” in New York, Costa Mesa, and St. Petersburg where was a premiered in December of 2014 at Mikhailovsky Theater. After premiere in Moscow (Ardani 25 Dance Gala) and London (Ardani 25 Dance Gala, finally in August will be New York premiere. Marcelo personally will perform in “Tristesse”.

TRISTESSE by Marcelo Gomes with Joaquin De Luz, Friedemann Vogel, Denis Matvinko (Benois de la Danse nominee), and Marcelo Gomes on August 19 and 20 at 8PM at New York City Center for ARDANI 25 DANCE GALA

Diana Vishneva (Benois de la Danse laureate) in Le Divertissement du Roi in Ardani 25 Dance Gala, August 19-20, 2016 at 8 Pm. ..

23.07.2016

Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo…

Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo under the leadership of Benois de la Danse laureate Jean-Christophe Maillot have given the proceeds of their performance on July 21 to the Association in Support the Victims of the Attaque in Nice.

22.07.2016

Boris Eifman celebrates his 70th anniversary

Today, on June 22, The St. -Petersburg State Academic Ballet Theatre Director Boris Eifman (Benois de la Danse laureate) celebrates his 70th anniversary.

21.07.2016

The Foundation The Art of Dance awarded…

The Foundation The Art of Dance awarded Regina Nikiforova, a ballet mistress of the Bolshoi Theatre of Russia and President of the Board of Center Benois the title Best Pedagogue-Ballet Master of the Year.

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12.07.2016

“Ondine” premiered on The Bolshoi New stage

June, 24“Ondine” ballet by Hans Werner Henze premiered on The Bolshoi New stage. Video-report with comments from the choreographer and the artists!




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