02 November 2011
Bolshoi Theatre presents first premiere on its refurbished Main Stage
Ruslan and Lyudmila will be the first premiere to take place on the refurbished, historic Bolshoi Theatre Main Stage
The first night performances are on 2, 3, 5, 6, 8-10 November.
28 October 2011
The Bolshoi Theatre is about to return to its historic Main Stage. The Bolshoi artists for whom this stage is the best in the world are over the moon, as are Muscovites who are again able to enjoy the reborn Theatre Square in all its magnificence.
09 October 2011
On 9 October, the Bolshoi Theatre and the French Company Pathe Live (former CielEcran), are to continue their live performances in real time of Bolshoi Ballet productions, with a screening of La Esmeralda. Maria Alexandrova, Ruslan Skvortsov, Ekaterina Krysanova and Denis Savin will dance the lead roles.
23 September 2011
The Bolshoi Theatre is again to produce the most caustic and paradoxical of Rimsky-Korsakov’s operas, the most “unfairytale-like” of all his tales, the tale about the golden cockerel.
The premiere series of performances will run from 19-23 June.
22 September 2011
A memorial plaque, dedicated to the remarkable Russian choreographer, Merited Artist of the Imperial Theatres, Alexander Gorsky (1871-1924) who, for well nigh quarter of a century (1902-1924) headed the Bolshoi Theatre Ballet Company and made a huge contribution to the formation of the Moscow style of Russian classical ballet, returned to its rightful place on the house - No 4/2 Bolshaya Dmitrovka Street (today the Bolshoi Theatre New Stage) - where the choreographer lived at the beginning of the last century.
17 September 2011
"Competizione dell'Opera" laureats
13 September 2011
Vуacheslav Lopatin is promoted from the First Soloist to the Leading Soloist; Anastasia Stashkevich and Vladislav Lantratov - from Soloists to the First Soloists; Chinara Alizade, Yulia Grebenshcikova and Anna Tikhomirova - from Artists to the Soloists.
12 September 2011
From September 12th to 18th the world of opera revolves around Moscow when prominent opera and festival directors, singers, important representatives of media and agencies and over 120 young opera singers from 40 nations all over the world gather for the finals of one of the world's biggest singing contests Competizione dell'Opera.
21 July 2011
Rehearsals are underway for Symphony of Psalms and Chroma.
They will soon be part of the Bolshoi Ballet repertoire!
12 July 2011
The program of the tour includes several performances of Eugene Onegin and a symphony concert.
29 May 2011
The Bolshoi Theatre and CielEcran are going to broadcast live performance in real time of Bolshoi Ballet production of Coppelia in over 300 cinemas in 22 countries. (Beginning at 5 p.m. Paris time.) The leading parts will be taken by Natalia Osipova and Vyacheslav Lopatin.
24 May 2011
The Benois de la Danse Prize will be awarded for the nineteenth time to the most outstanding members of the world dance community for the works they created in the year 2010.
05 May 2011
Bolshoi Ballet Prepares for Return Visit to Paris Opera
02 May 2011
Ottavio Marino is to give his first performance with the Bolshoi Theatre. He'll conduct La Boheme on May 3 & 2.
24 April 2011
The Bolshoi Ballet presents the world premiere of Lost Illusions
15 April 2011
Ruslan Pronin, the former Bolshoi Ballet soloist, has been appointed the Bolshoi Ballet Assistant Artistic Director
28 March 2011
The series of subscription concerts given by the Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra, Chorus and Soloists at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall winds up with a program devoted to the works of Johannes Brahms, conducted by Maestro Vassily Sinaysky
22 March 2011
Bolshoi Theatre at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall
Conductor — Vassily Sinaisky
Bolshoi Theatre Soloists, Soloists of the Bolshoi’s Young Artists Program
18 March 2011
Sergei Filin, the former Bolshoi Ballet principal and the former Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Academic Music Theatre Ballet Director, has been appointed the Bolshoi Ballet Artistic Director.
06 March 2011
The Bolshoi Theatre and CielEcran are going to broadcast live performance in real time of Bolshoi Ballet production of Don Quixote
03 March 2011
On March 3 and 5 the Bolshoi is presenting again a triple bill of one-act ballet - masterpieces of the 20th century.
10 February 2011
Bolshoi ballet to appear in Switzerland after 26-year interval
10 February 2011
The Year of the Russia in France and France in Russia cross-cultural exchange is over, but the mutual interest of these two countries for each other’s art is infinite! Under the aegis of last year’s Russo-French cultural program, the Bolshoi Theatre undertook the role of active organizer of the Paris Opera Ballet Company tour to Novosibirsk. This illustrious Company’s forthcoming season at the Bolshoi is a logical continuation of the project.
03 February 2011
Bolshoi at the Kremlin Palace
27 January 2011
27, 28, 29 and 30 January 2011
Bolshoi Theatre New Stage
24 January 2011
The Bolshoi Ballet’s triumphant London tour last summer has brought it 3 nominations for the English Critics’ Circle National Dance Awards.
23 January 2011
The Bolshoi Theatre and CielEcran are going to broadcast live performance in real time of Bolshoi Ballet productions of Giselle and Class Concert in over 300 cinemas in 22 countries.
12 January 2011
On 12 January the part of Jose will be sung by the young Brazilian tenor and winner of 2nd prize at the Operalia Competition, Thiago Arancam. The 11-14 January performances of Carmen will be conducted by Maestro Emmanuel Joel-Hornak, an acknowledged interpreter of the French opera repertoire.