Master-classes DANCE OPEN 2014

in frames of the ХIII International Ballet Festival DANCE OPEN

April 23 - 28, 2014

The series of master-classes DANCE OPEN with couches and stars of Mariinsky theatre and Vaganova Academy was held from April 24 to 28 in St. Petersburg State Academic Ballet Theatre named after Leonid Yacobson. Unique educational program widens horizons for more than 80 ballet students from all over the world every year. This year participants had a great opportunity to attend classes of such a great ballet masters as Gennady Selutsky, Yulia Makhalina, Anton Korsakov, Anastasia Vasilieva, Igor Petrov, Irina Badaeva and Stanislav Feco. Students were divided into three groups, based on their levels: beginners, intermediate and advanced. 

Also The Gala concert of Young Ballet Stars was held in Na Liteinom Theatre. Young dancers from Russia, Germany, Poland, Turkey, Canada, Italy, Japan, Austria, Czech Republic, Lithuania, Netherlands, Panama and Brasil took part in this concert.