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Articles tagged with "Bolshoi Ballet"

The historic ballet tour that nearly didn’t happen

3 August 2016

Diverted planes, missed rehearsals, and a shoplifting discus thrower: the Bolshoi's 1956 Covent Garden season got off to an uncertain start.

How does the Bolshoi's diverse ballet repertory inspire its identity?

28 July 2016

The repertory of a company plays a crucial role in determining its identity – especially on international tours.

Bolshoi Ballet to return to the Royal Opera House in summer 2016

11 November 2015

The Russian ballet company will perform popular works including Don Quixote, Swan Lake and Le Corsaire.

World Ballet Day 2015 to take place on 1 October

8 September 2015

Five of the world's leading ballet companies including The Royal Ballet will unite for a day of live-streamed rehearsals, interviews and insights.

World Ballet Day challenge: Send us your pirouette videos

23 September 2014

Send us your attempts at a spin in an interesting location and you could be part of the online stream on 1 October 2014.

World Ballet Day to show live action from inside five of the world’s leading ballet companies

8 September 2014

The Australian Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet, The Royal Ballet, The National Ballet of Canada and San Francisco Ballet join in day-long live stream on 1 October 2014.

Your reaction: The Bolshoi's The Flames of Paris

17 August 2013

Audience tweets about Alexei Ratmansky’s revival of revolutionary ballet by Vasily Vainonen.

Your reaction: The Bolshoi's Sleeping Beauty

6 August 2013

Audience tweets about the Bolshoi's first performance of Yuri Grigorovich's production outside Russia.

Your reaction: The Bolshoi's La Bayadère

4 August 2013

Audience tweets from all three performances of La Bayadère, during the company's summer 2013 season at the Royal Opera House.

Your reaction: The Bolshoi's Swan Lake

30 July 2013

Audience tweets about the opening performance of the Russian company's summer residency, Yuri Grigorovich's Swan Lake.

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