Moscow Ballet La Classique

Year: 2012

Start Date: 29 October

Production Company: AIR - Artistes International Representation Ltd

Genres

Dance

Author: Music Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and Libretto - Marius Petipa

Director: Elik Melikov

Company:

Nadejda Ivanova, Ekaterina Shalyapina, Elena Sheshina, Sergey Kuptsov, Andry Shalin, Dmitry Smirnov, Aleksandr Tarasov, Galina Akhmetova, Zinaida Chugunova, Ekaterina Karpova, Georgy Migunov, Vadim Pakhomov, Albert Salimov, David Toloraya and members of Corps de Ballet

Background to Production:

Elik Melikov graduated from the Moscow Art University in 1981. The advent of Perestroika in 1986 allowed the founding of private enterprise and his "Lenok" theatrical workshops were among the first to be established in the former USSR.

Items of Interest in the Programme:

Tchaikovsky - 1840 - 1893. In 1892 he composed The Nutcracker which surprisingly enjoyed comparatively little success during his lifetime.

Other items / issues of interest:

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