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Bolshoi Brings A Ballet Once Banned By Stalinist Russia Back To Life

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.31.2016 | Arts

Between 1929 and 1935, Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich wrote three ballet scores, one of which was called “The Bright Stream.” The ballet too...

Bolshoi Ballerina Discusses Which Ballet Is 'Like Champagne'

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.07.2016 | Arts

Originally choreographed in 1869, "Don Quixote" is a ballet based off Miguel de Cervantes's classic novel El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quijote de la Manch...

Top 10 Venues for Live Theater

Cheapflights | Posted 05.26.2014 | Travel

No matter what show you catch, each of these theaters will serve as memorable backdrops for its own reason.

Curtain Call at Europe's Operas for Subodh Gupta, The Simpsons and Digital Divas

Simon Hewitt | Posted 02.03.2014 | Arts
Simon Hewitt

Flitting around Europe to report on art events this Fall threw up evening opportunities to enjoy opera on either side of what was once the Iron Curtain.

Bolshoi Violinist Dies After Falling Into Orchestra Pit

Posted 07.18.2013 | Arts

Viktor Sedov, a 65-year-old violinist at Russia's Bolshoi Theater, died this week after falling into the institute's orchestra pit. The event marks ye...

Bolshoi Mastermind Remains At Large | SOPHIA KISHKOVSKY | Posted 03.11.2013 | Arts
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The web of intrigue around Russia's Bolshoi Theater continued to grow over the weekend after Anatoly Iksanov, the theater's general director, told Rus...

Who's Who In The Bolshoi Ballet Drama

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 10.29.2013 | Arts

The real-life drama surrounding Russia's Bolshoi Theater reached all new heights of absurdity this week when it was revealed that the acid attack on a...

Clap Between Movements: Classical Music With No Past

Laurence Vittes | Posted 12.16.2011 | Arts
Laurence Vittes

Sunday, October 23, San Francisco Time to Put Back Orchestras Into Your Classical Music Portfolio Beginning October 23 and continuing throughout the ...

David Hallberg's Move to the Bolshoi: The Beginning of the "Moneyball-et" Era?

Marc Kirschner | Posted 12.05.2011 | Arts
Marc Kirschner

Is the future of American dance to be a farm system for companies overseas, and if this is the start of a trend, are we equipped to reverse it?