Voice of Russia Radio Features Moscow Ballet Producer Akiva Talmi!
Learn more about Moscow Ballet Producer/Founder Akiva Talmi below in a recent interview with Voice of Russia Pop Culture producer Rob Sachs! The interview was conducted following the July 17 National Press Club (NPC)Newsmakers event in Washington DC that featured legendary Russian Choreographer and Ballet Master Oleg Vinogradov—the event was presented by NPC and hosted by Akiva Talmi Presents (ATP), which produces the annual Moscow Ballet Great Russian Nutcracker tour. In this radio interview, Mr. Talmi, founder of ATP, discusses the evolution of Glasnost where ATP presented several multi-city ballet tours, as well as the state of Russian ballet, his time with defected Russian dancers and artists, and his time working with Russian ballet superstars, including Alexander Godunov.
Listen now below!
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2014 Press Releases
Moscow Ballet dancers advocate for world peace through a physical presence at Maidan Square and Tahrir Square and, since 1993, through Great Russian Nutcracker performances.
Not only does Moscow Ballet feature award-winning and acclaimed dancers in over 75 North American cities each November and December, but there are also many gift items that are created exclusively for Moscow Ballet; distinctive, traditional and MB-branded.
Moscow Ballet’s acclaimed Great Russian Nutcrackeris the holiday event for families from New York to LA and Miami to Chicago.The popular production features a company of 40 world-class Russian artists bringing the charming Nutcracker Christmas story to life.
Have you seen Moscow Ballet’s Facebook and Pinterest posts of side-by-side images showing just how much ballet and sports reflect each other? One can easily see results of ballet training in many of the Olympic athletes, and athletic strength and versatility in the Moscow Ballet dancers.
Moscow Ballet announces record-breaking season for the 77 city, 2 month tour, and is honored with second visit of First Family at Bethesda performances.