First gala-show “Tchaikovsky” has taken place in Ufa within the frames of Nureev Festival
UFA, 11 September 2019. /Bashinform News Agency/ translated by Eugene Tretyakov/.
The XXII international ballet Rudolph Nureev festival included three gala-shows in its program this year. The first one, called “Tchaikovsky”, has taken place in Bashkir Opera and Ballet Theater and was sold out. The first part of the show included the famous third act of the ballet “Sleeping Beauty”, played by Maria Shirinkina and Alexei Timofeev – artists of Mariinsky Theater. The second part consisted of concert items on Tchaikovsky music, played by soloists of Mariinsky Theater Catherine Osmolkina, Maria Shirinkina, Alexander Sergeev, Alexei Timofeev, prima donna of Bavarian State Ballet Loretta Sommersail, soloist of the same theater Dmitry Vyskobenko and soloists of Bashkir State Opera and Ballet Theater.