Hot Culture is one of the most popular Russian YouTube channels about art and culture. The project’s author, journalist and producer from St.Petersburg Alexander Malich, is discussing with his guests the most interesting and important things happening and going on in Russian and world culture today. As a part of collaboration between Hot Culture and Dance Open, five special episodes are released. These are five conversations with significant persons of nowadays — writers, designers, businessmen, and even street racers. Can you guess the topic? Yes, it is ballet. Why do we need it in the modern world that seems to be overwhelmed by other interests?