Tickets for Benois-2018 galas14.03.2018
Tickets for Benois-2018 galas will be put on sale beginning of March 19, 11am Moscow time!
You may buy them at:
Centre Benois: +7 916 106 0414
Bolshoi Theatre Box-Office: +7 495 455 5555;
BENOIS DE LA DANSE-2018. THE STARS OF THE FOLLOWING COMPANIES WILL PARTICIPATE IN THE PROGRAMMES:12.03.2018
Bolshoi Theatre of Russia,
English National Ballet,
Het National Ballet,
Hungarian State Opera Ballet,
Kazan Opera Ballet,
Korean National Ballet,
Mikhaylovsky Theatre Ballet (St. Petersburg),
National Ballet of Canada,
Netherland Dance Theatre,
Paris Opera Ballet,
Rome Opera Ballet,
Royal Ballet London,
Royal Ballet of Flanders,
San Francisco Ballet,
State Ballet Berlin,
The Washington Ballet,
Deborah Colker Company (Brazil)
Eastmen, Sidi Larbi Sherkaoui Company (Belgium),
Victor Ullate Ballet (Spain)
5 June 2018— CHARITY GALA OF THE NOMINEES TO BENOIS DE LA DANSE-2018 AND THE AWARD CEREMONY
6 June 2018— CHARITY GALA “WINNERS OF BENOIS DE LA DANSE OF THE LAST YEARS”
The festival of the Russian Ballet Schools Dedication to Marius Petipa11.03.2018
From March 11 to 13 in Moscow will be held the festival of the Russian Ballet Schools Dedication to Marius Petipa.
Among the participants are Moscow Academy of Choreography, Vaganova's Academy, Ballet School of Novosibirsk, Perm Ballet School, College of Choreography of Krasnoyarsk, Dance Academy of Boris Eifman, The Nuryev Bashkortostan College of Choreography and Aksenia and Natalia Poselskikh Ballet College of Yakutia.
200 years ago was born a greatest choreographer of all times — Marius Petipa4.03.2018
MARCH 11! 200 years ago was born a greatest choreographer of all times — Marius Petipa.
All ballet theaters in the world will have to close their curtains, if the heritage of Marius Petipa, would be taken of their repertoire (Nicolay Tsiskaridze, the Vaganova Academy Rector and Benois de la Danse laureate).
Natalia Makarova and Sylvie Guillem…23.02.2018
Natalia Makarova is coming to receive her Benois for Lifetime achievement that was awarded to her by this year Jury (Y. Grigorovich, E.Abbagnato, N. Le RIche, D.McAllister, S.Wuersten, T.Rojo, B.Eifman and N.Esteves). The Award ceremony will take place on 5 June on the Historic stage of the Bolshoi Theatre of Russia.
At the same day another outstanding ballerina, Sylvie Guillem, will receive her Lifetime Achievement 2015. She finally could find time to come to Moscow to receive her longtime waiting award.
Twice Benois de la Danse laureate John Neumeier's ballet Anna Karenina will be premiered on the Historic stage of the Bolshoi Theatre on March 23. The following performances have been planned on March 24, 25, 27 and 28. The world premiere of this co-production with the Hamburg Ballet took place on July 2, 2017.
Boris Eifman Ballet Theater based in St. Petersburg has celebrated its 40th Jubilee6.02.2018
Boris Eifman Ballet Theater based in St. Petersburg has celebrated its 40th Jubilee on the stage of the Alexandrinsky Theater by a gala performance Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow. The dancers of all these decades participated in the celebration as well as students of the Dance Academy. The Founder and Artistic Director of the company, member of Benois Jury and its laureate, choreographer Boris Eifman, noted that despite the common sense of the Gala's title, it completely reflects the idea — to show the present of the company, to honor dancers who helped to create its success from the beginning, to take a look at the future.
Elisabetta Terabust passed away on February 5 in Rome4.02.2018
Elisabetta Terabust, one of the brightest stars of the Italian ballet, prima-ballerina of the Rome Opera Ballet and member of Benois de la Danse Jury, passed away on February 5 in Rome. She was a muse of Roland Petit in his company in Marseille, a partner of Erik Bruhn, Rudolph Nureyev, Fernando Bujones and other great artists. After leaving stage, she had been Artistic Director of the Rome Opera Ballet, Ballet of La Scala, Ballet of Teatro San Carlo in Naples.
Benois de la danse-201831.01.2018
On June 5 and 6 on the Historic stage of the Bolshoi Theatre will take place Festival Benois de la Danse — 2018 under artistic leadership of Yuri Grigorovich.
The participants of the galas are nominees to the Prize —2018 and laureates of different years.
Demis Volpi has been nominated for the staging of the Benjamin Britten's opera Death in Venice
Benois nominee Demis Volpi has been nominated for the staging of the Benjamin Britten's opera Death in Venice that he had done in the Staatstheater Stuttgart.