Add to favorite
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

International Art Festival "Diaghilev. P.S." in Saint Petersburg
November 20, 2016 13:27

Stage productions by leading European choreographers, art exhibitions, film screenings, master classes and round tables make an extensive program of the Diaghilev. P.S. festival, one of the main cultural events of autumn in Russia. St. Petersburg will be visited by the famous troupe of Maurice Béjart, conductor Theodor Kurentzis, composer Krzysztof Penderecki, and other outstanding figures of art. The forum will take place on the leading theatrical stages and creative venues of the city on Neva.
The opening ceremony is taking place on the stage of the Bolshoi Drama Theatre today, November 20th. The legendary troupe Maurice Béjart's Ballet from Lausanne under the conductorship of Gilles Roman will perform four one-act ballets tonight.
The photo exhibition Chorégraphismes authored by Francois Paolini and started in KGallery yesterday is dedicated to Béjart's creativity. From November 23rd visitors will see the exposition Stilled Movement by the American photographer Luís Greenfield.
The White Dance Theater from Poland will give at the festival three performances based on various countries' ancient legends, namely Fedra, A Girl and the Death, and Tristan and Izolda.
Russia is represented at the festival with the Orchestra of the Perm Opera and Ballet Theatre, which will perform music from Sergey Prokofiev's ballet Romeo and Juliette. The concert is timed to the renowned composer's anniversary and will be held under the conductorship by Theodor Kurentzis, the head of the MusicAeterna Orchestra.
The festival Diaghilev. P.S. will be crowned with the ballet Romeo and Juliette staged by choreographer Vyacheslav Samodurov and performed by the troupe of the Opera and Ballet Theater from Yekaterinburg. One day earlier Vyacheslav Samodurov will give a master class.
Among the festival events there are also exhibitions on the ballet art at the Samoylov Museum and the Sheremetev Palace. Cinema lovers will enjoy the feature film Polina by Angelin Preljocaj and Evgenia Tirdatova's documentary about the legendary Russian ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev.
Find details and schedule on the website of the festival Diaghilev. P.S.

Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Diaghilev. P.S. Festival Sergey Diaghilev Russian Ballet  Exhibitions in Saint Petersburg 

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Golden Magic of 21st Century in Moscow Center Festival 2018 - Documentary Film Festival in Moscow 6th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art 7th International Art Festival MYSTERIA in Moscow International Firework Festival ROSTECH in Moscow

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter      submit

Rostov Region  Russian companies  Yamal Peninsula  Mike Naumenko  Gazprom Neft  Sergei Eisenstein  BPS-Sberbank  Russian photography  Russian startups  Omsk  Skiing in Moscow  Weekend tourism  Russian sport  Yeysk  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian aviation  Ivan IV  ENEA  Central House of Artist  Active Travel  Russian tourism  Buzz Barometer  IPO  Russian television  Awards  Moscow  Russian activists  Alexander Pushkin  pedestrian bridges  Gelendzhik  Russian economy  contemporary art  Russian Traditions  MARS Modern Art Center  international   Sevastopol  Russian artists  Yamal  Sochi Olympics  Russian Cinema  Architecture Monuments  Olkhon Island  Russian business  Sochi Pedestrian Bridge  St. Petersburg  Far East  Russian science  Exhibitions in Moscow  Legends  Russian scientists 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites