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World Premiere ballet by Alexei Ratmansky
March 05, 2020 to March 08, 2020

World Premiere ballet by Alexei Ratmansky

Segerstrom Center for the Arts | Costa Mesa, CA

American Ballet Theatre will premiere a new full-length production, titled "Of Love and Rage," choreographed by renowned Russian choreographer and ABT Artist in Residence Alexei Ratmansky.

Bolshoi Acid Attack
March 01, 2013

Bolshoi Acid Attack

By Maria Antonova

The January 2013 acid attack on Bolshoi Artistic Director Sergei Filin has cast a dark shadow over the workings of Russia's most esteemed cultural institution.

Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker
November 01, 2012

Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker

By Tamara Eidelman

Tchaikovsky's now classic holiday ballet debuted in December 1892, but it was far from as popular in its debut as it is today. And it has gone through some interesting changes over the past 120 years.

Matilda Kshesinskaya
July 01, 2012

Matilda Kshesinskaya

By Lada Bakal

It would be hard to imagine a ballerina’s life that was more storied than Matilda Kshesinskaya’s. Celebrated on world stages, the lover of tsars and princes, she lived to be 99 years old.

Moscow Festival Ballet
January 16, 2018 to January 18, 2018

Moscow Festival Ballet

Krannert Center for the Performing Arts | Urbana, IL

Helmed by legendary Bolshoi Ballet principal dancer Sergei Radchenko since its inception in 1989, the Moscow Festival Ballet will enliven the stage at Krannert Center in three elegant masterpieces: Swan Lake, Don Quixote, and Cinderella.

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