- The Sleeping Beauty
Due to unforeseen circumstances, Ekaterina Krysanova is unable to dance in tonight’s performance, but we are very pleased that Kristina Kretova of the Bolshoi Ballet has agreed to take her place at short notice and will be dancing with Ruslan Skvortsov instead.
Evgeny Goremykin artistic director
Irina Prokofyeva, Honoured Artist of Russia artistic consultant and senior repetiteur
Marina Kamburova senior girls’ teacher and repetiteur
Dmitry Antipov assistant repetiteur and choreographer
Alphya Gareeva junior pre-vocational teacher and repetiteur
Alyona Solovkova children’s ballet mistress
Choreography by Marius Petipa
With Kristina Kretova and Ruslan Skvortsov of the Bolshoi Ballet
Graduates and students of London Russian Ballet School (LRBS)
London Russian Ballet School returns to Cadogan Hall in the fairy tale of Sleeping Beauty with the magical music of Pyotr Tchaikovsky. Marius Petipa immortalised the story in his ballet which is loved by everyone the world over.
Kristina Kretova and Ruslan Skvortsov, principal artists of the world famous Bolshoi Ballet, complete the magic of the evening and join the very talented company of LRBS. This is a wonderful opportunity not to be missed by ballet and music lovers.
A charitable evening to raise funds for LRBS and its work to engage youngsters in the world of ballet and music. A number of young children who have never seen ballet will attend the evening at no cost.