The Moscow Festival Ballet was founded in 1989 by Sergei Radchenko, legendary principal dancer of the Bolshoi Ballet. Radchenko brought together the elements of the great Bolshoi and Kirov Ballet companies in an independent company. Since its inception, the group has toured internationally to great acclaim.
Moscow Festival Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty
The world-famous Moscow Festival Ballet will present The Sleeping Beauty. Often considered the finest achievement of the classical ballet, this piece offers a grandiose and refined blending of the traditional mime, expressive pas d’action and spectacular divertissements in a lavish theatrical setting.