Dear friends! We are glad to announce, that the XVI season of the DANCE OPEN International Ballet Festival will take place on April 14-24, 2017 in St. Petersburg. We will be glad to see all the ballet admirers at our performances, master-classes and events of the Off-programme.
Romeo and Juliet, the most famous lovers on the planet, live and die on stage, in music, in cinema for more than 400 years. They are immortal, just like love and like hatred that lied between their families are. Bravo to the Principals The Royal Ballet Matthiew Golding, Sarah Lamb and Gary Avis and Perm Ballet!
DANCE OPEN Anniversary Season will have on agenda 3 one-act ballets of Dresden SemperOper Ballett, all different in their style and choreography language. Nevertheless, there is one common feature between them: an attempt to reveal the meaning of dance in our lives.
In its Anniversary Season DANCE OPEN presents to young participants of the Festival's educational program a truly imperial gift. Their first meeting with the audience will take place in the very heart of the favourite residence of Russian monarchs - the legendary Hermitage Theatre on April 24.