Select Your City and see Moscow Ballet this Christmas Season!
“Elegantly generous...knockout male dancer... Kids…wide-eyed with delight,” Chief Dance Critic Alastair Macaulay, New York Times
“Highly trained, expressive and a delight to watch,” Dance Critic Sarah Kaufmann, TheWashington Post
“Virtuosity... poetic,” Lewis Segal, Los Angeles Times
2017 marks Moscow Ballet’s 25th consecutive year touring North America performing the acclaimed Russian story ballets the Great Russian Nutcracker, Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Romeo and Juliet, Cinderella and more. The tour features award winning and celebrated Principal Dancers: Ekaterina Alaeva and Kostyantyn Vinovoy and Alisa Voronova and Dmitry Kozhemyakin, graduates of the top ballet schools in the world, perform Swan Lake and the Great Russian Nutcracker. Central Tour Balletmaster, Principal Danseur and Honored Artist of Russia Andrey Batalov has, “made the auditorium roar as loudly as a sports arena” reports the national Russian newspaper Kommersant; East Tour Ballet Master and Honored Artist of Ukraine Nobuhiro Tekada is the first and only Japanese person awarded the titles of Honored Artist of Ukraine and People’s Artist of Ukraine, two of the highest state awards. West Tour Balletmaster Vladimir Troschenko, an honors graduate from Vaganova Academy at Mariinsky Theater in St. Petersburg, has partnered ballerinas Nadia Pavlova, Bolshoi’s Ludmilla Seminyaka, and Galina Mezentseva of Mariinsky Ballet. These honored artists create the 3 companies of 40 dancers each who entertain audiences from coast to coast with Russian skill and passion from November through December.