Russian Grand Ballet was founded by and incorporated graduates from the Great Russian choreographic schools of Moscow, St. Petersburg and Kiev. The principal dancers of the company came from the upper ranks of the great ballet companies and academies. Today, the Russian Grand Ballet Theatre is its own institution, with over 50 brilliant dancers. Its artistic director – Constantine Pinchuk is highly dedicated to the timeless tradition of classical Russian Ballet.
It has established a reputation for talent and versatility and have toured the world with both full length traditional ballets and shorter ‘divertissements’. The four acts of the original Swan Lake ballet were compressed into three for this rendition without a compromise on the plot, presenting a beautiful romantic tale that was very well-received by the audience. Russian Grand Ballet repertoire contains such masterpieces of world choreography as: Giselle, Swan Lake, Nutcracker, Don Quixote, Sleeping Beauty and others..
Music — Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreography — Marius Petipa & Lev Ivanov