Bolshoi Theatre will again take part in the Savonlinna Opera Festival. The first tour of the opera company took place in the summer of 2007, when two productions, Boris Godunov by M. Mussorgsky and The Children of Rosenthal by L. Desyatnikov, were recognized as the best of the Festival’s season. Ten years later, The Bolshoi will again perform in Savonlinna, the largest in Finland and one of the most prestigious opera venues in Europe. Tour’s program is composed of the works by P. Tchaikovsky and included opera Iolanta with the symphonic suite Nutcracker performed as part of production and opera in concert performance Eugene Onegin.
XXII Lincoln Center Festival in in New York combines three world’s most celebrated ballet companies in one presentation and also features the U.S. premiere of one of the most famous Bolshoi Ballet’s performances.
Promotion in the Bolshoi Ballet
Vyacheslav Lopatin is promoted from Leading Soloist to Principal Dancer, Alexander Vodopetov – from Soloist to the First Soloist.
The Bolshoi Theatre Young Artists Opera Program New Participants
accepted into The Bolshoi Theatre Young Artists Opera Program
Google Fashion House with the participation of the Bolshoi Theatre
3000 years of the world’s fashion is brought together in the largest virtual exhibition of style. The “We wear culture” project by Google Arts & Culture is a collaboration with Bolshoi Theatre and over 180 renowned cultural institutions from New York, London, Paris, Tokyo, São Paulo and around the world.
Vladimir Urin, General Director of the Bolshoi Theatre, Tugan Sokhiev, the Theatre’s Music Director and Chief Conductor, and Makhar Vaziev, Ballet Director, attended a press conference at which the Theatre’s plans for its next — 242nd — season were presented to the public.