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  1. Solzhenitsyn's son back in Russia with opera for centenaryRead the original story

    Thursday | Art Daily

    ... son is back to conduct an opera based on the dissident's work, with what he says is a message for modern Russia. The Bolshoi Theatre production of "One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich" is one of a number of Moscow events to mark 100 years since ...


  2. Bolshoi's - Don Quixote,' from MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | Herald Gazette

    A captured-live high definition broadcast of "Don Quixote," performed by the Bolshoi Ballet, will be presented Sunday, Dec. 2, at 1 p.m. at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St. Inspired by heroic stories of brave knights, with his faithful servant Sancho Panza at his side, Don Quixote sets out on an adventure to meet his ideal woman, Dulcinea. With panache and sparkling technique, principal dancers Ekaterina Krysanova and Semyon Chudin lead a spectacular cast of toreadors, flamenco dancers, gypsies and dryads in the Bolshoi's critically acclaimed staging.


  3. Turning a no into many yesesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Jerusalem Post

    ... seasons with the Mariinsky before deciding to make a bold move and change companies. "The choice to move to the Bolshoi was a huge risk," he said. "After seven years with the Mariinsky, many factors led me to move. The first was the change in the ...


  4. Toning Down Asian Stereotypes to Make 'The Nutcracker' Fit the TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | The New York Times

    ... be made acceptable to modern audiences. In 2015, the Metropolitan Opera eliminated blackface from its "Otello. " The Bolshoi has toned down a segment of its "La BayadA re" featuring white children in blackface, but it has been criticized for not ...


  5. Five things to do in Worcestershire this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | Worcester News

    ... November 10, from 7.30pm, for a tribute to a great Sixties band, The Total Who Show. A live broadcast from The Bolshoi of the ballet La Sylphide will come to Malvern Theatres on Sunday, November 11, from 3pm. Comedian Juliette Burton will ...


  6. Bolshoi Ballet goes Scottish in - La Sylphide'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2018 | Herald Gazette

    A captured-live high definition broadcast of "La Sylphide," performed by the Bolshoi Ballet, will be presented Sunday, Nov. 11, at 1 p.m. at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St. On his wedding day, the young Scotsman James is awakened with a kiss from an ethereal winged creature, a Sylph. Entranced by her beauty, James risks everything to pursue an unattainable love.


  7. Premieres and New ProductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | The St. Petersburg Times

    As part of a global celebration of composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein's centenary, the Bolshoi Theater presents the operetta "Candide," which is based on Voltaire'snovella. Richard Wilbur, Stephen Sondheim and Lillian Hellman contributed to the libretto.


  8. The Bolshoi in Cinema kicks off its season November 13 at the WYORead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2018 |

    The WYO Performing Arts & Education Center is pleased to announce the 2018-2019 line-up for the Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema in its second season at the WYO. The new season will feature seven exceptional productions showcasing the soul of Russian Ballet.


  9. The Bolshoi Ballet performs CoppeliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | The Gleaner

    A sparkling tale of magic and mischief, CoppA lia has everything a good ballet story ballet should - a touch of enchantment, a dash of romance and masses of sumptuous costumes. On screen Sunday at Palace Cineplex, this chilling, yet luminous ballet continues to captivate audiences for over 150 years at the Bolshoi.


  10. BolshoiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    On Sunday, July 8, 4 p.m., the Bolshoi Ballet's "Coppelia" bubbles with charm, wit and energy in its season of simulcasts at the Latchis Theatre, 50 Main St., Brattleboro. Admission is $20, $10 for students.


  11. Russian conductor Gennady Rozhdestvensky dead at 87Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2018 | Art Daily

    ... Gennadi Rozhdestvensky has died at the age of 87, Moscow's prestigious Bolshoi Theatre announced on Saturday. "The Bolshoi is in mourning," the theatre announced on Twitter. "Today, June 16, Gennady Rozhdestvensky passed away at the age of 87." Born ...


  12. Todorovsky's 'the Bolshoi' Gets Review in Russian Life: May/June 2018Read the original story

    May 16, 2018 | Digital Post Production

    May 16, 2018 - THE BOLSHOI ' churns on past where any European or American movie would go and on to the next chapter in their lives as professional Bolshoi Theater ballerinas.' - Russian Life, Bob Blaisdell .


  13. The Bolshoi Ballet presents Giselle at Palace Cineplex this SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | The Gleaner

    ... Albrecht, in this chilling, yet luminous ballet that continues to captivate audiences for more than 150 years at the Bolshoi. The music is directed by Alexander Kopylov, the choreo-graphy is by Jean Coralli, Jules Perro and Marius Petipa with ...


  14. Cari o: Baguio Connections 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Sun-Star

    ... from anywhere, for that matter. I see that center hosting artists from other parts of the country and the world. The Bolshoi should be able to perform there, and comfortably. There should be space for traveling exhibits to guest in Baguio, and ...


  15. Russia's Bolshoi prima ballerina refused US visaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | The Raw Story

    ... is the same type of visa we ask for and receive each time for our artistes," organiser Eve Hodgkinson said. The Bolshoi said it believed the refusal could be due to a "technical problem" and that it had not been possible to issue the visa in time. ...


  16. Northrop Announces 2018-19 Dance SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 |

    ... greatest novel of all time. This new production will be choreographed by Yuri Possokhov, a former dancer with The Bolshoi and San Francisco Ballets who has received critical acclaim for his visionary interpretations of iconic literature. An original ...


  17. Todorovsky's Russian Coming-of-Age Film, 'the Bolshoi' - to Compete...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | Digital Post Production

    TriCoast Entertainment is thrilled to announce that Valery Todorovsky 's Russian and coming-of-age, ballet film, 'THE BOLSHOI', will compete at the 32nd Annual Washington, DC International Film Festival - 'Filmfest DC' - this April 2018. From Producers Valery Todorovsky Production Company and Marmot Film Studio, 'THE BOLSHOI' tells the tale of a young, provincial ballerina, Yulia Olshanskaya , who escapes to Moscow to fulfill her dream of dancing on Russia's renowned and most competitive stage, at the Bolshoi Theatre.


  18. An 'Anna Karenina' For Our Times At Moscow's Bolshoi TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | National Public Radio

    The Bolshoi Theatre's new staging of Anna Karenina features Olga Smirnova as Anna and Andrei Merkuriev as Karenin. Elena Fetisova/Bolshoi Theatre hide caption If you want to know how much the Bolshoi Theatre means to Russia, pull out a 100 ruble note, and there it is: the grand facade of the building.


  19. Russia's Bolshoi Theatre Brings Anna Karenina Ballet To Modern EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2018 | National Public Radio

    ... much so that - hang on - open your wallet here, pull out a 100-ruble note and right there, the grand facade of the Bolshoi Theatre. And we're going in. KELLY: Inside the Bolshoi, it's an imperial wonderland. Gilded balconies ring the stage. Crystal ...


  20. Film review: - Red Sparrow'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... book. The first sequence of the movie is the finest, continuity-cutting between Dominika, a prima ballerina at the Bolshoi performing Igor Stravinsky's "The Firebird," and CIA agent Nate Nash (Joel Edgerton) who is rendezvousing with his Russian ...