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Dancer Sentenced In Acid Attack On Director

AP | LAURA MILLS | Posted 12.03.2013 | Arts

MOSCOW (AP) — Bolshoi dancer Pavel Dmitrichenko was sentenced to six years in prison on Tuesday for his role in an acid attack on the ballet's artis...

Bolshoi Ballet Dancer Could Face Nine Years In Prison For Orchestrating Acid Attack

AP | Associated Press | Posted 11.30.2013 | Arts

MOSCOW (AP) — A verdict in the case of the Bolshoi dancer accused of masterminding an acid attack on the ballet's director will be announced Dec. 3,...

Bolshoi Ballet Drama Wages On As Ousted Director Testifies In Acid Attack Trial

AP | NATALIYA VASILYEVA | Posted 11.20.2013 | Arts

MOSCOW (AP) — There were simmering tensions between Bolshoi ballet chief Sergei Filin and dancer Pavel Dmitrichenko, who is suspected of mastermindi...

Bolshoi Ballet Chief Scarred In Acid Attack Set To Testify In Moscow

AP | Posted 11.06.2013 | Arts

MOSCOW -- MOSCOW (AP) — The chief of the famed Bolshoi ballet company is to testify in Moscow at the case of a ballet star suspected of mastermindin...

NOT GUILTY?

AP | Posted 10.29.2013 | Arts

MOSCOW -- MOSCOW (AP) — A Bolshoi ballet dancer who is accused of ordering an acid attack on the company's ballet chief has pleaded not guilty. Pav...

Bolshoi Acid Attack Trial Delayed

AP | Posted 10.22.2013 | Arts

MOSCOW -- MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian court has delayed the start of the trial of a star dancer accused of organizing an acid attack on the Bolshoi ball...

Ballerinas Behaving Badly

Elizabeth Kiem | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Elizabeth Kiem

Next week Russian dancer Pavel Dmitrichenko goes on trial for orchestrating an attack on the artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet. He faces 12 years in jail. Here are a half dozen other paragons of poise who let their passions get the better of them

Another Scandal At The Bolshoi?!

AP | VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 09.08.2013 | Arts

MOSCOW — The chief of Moscow's Bolshoi Theater was fired Tuesday after months of infighting following an acid attack on its artistic director th...

Bolshoi Chief Says Acid Attack Dancer Could Keep Job

AP | VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 05.12.2013 | Arts

MOSCOW — The artistic director of the Bolshoi ballet said the dancer arrested on suspicion of giving the go-ahead to an acid attack that badly b...

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...

Bolshoi Dancer Accused In Acid Attack Defends Actions

AP | VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 05.07.2013 | Arts

MOSCOW — Pale and haggard after hours of questioning, a leading Bolshoi dancer told a Moscow court that he gave his blessing to an attack on the...

Star Dancer Admits To Bolshoi Attack

AP | NATALIYA VASILYEVA | Posted 05.06.2013 | Arts

MOSCOW — A Russian ballet star who has danced the roles of violent and powerful historical figures at the Bolshoi Theater has confessed to organ...

Star Dancer Suspected In Bolshoi Acid Attack

AP | LYNN BERRY | Posted 05.05.2013 | Arts

MOSCOW — Russian police said Tuesday they arrested three men in the acid attack that nearly blinded the artistic director of the Bolshoi ballet,...