“21st-Century Ballet” Forum in Krasnoyarsk, Siberia
The organizers of the “21st-Century Ballet Forum,” in Krasnoyarsk, Siberia, seek an American dance critic to participate in the events surrounding the October 5 premiere of a new production of “Swan Lake.” They are offering to pay airfare, hotel and per diem.
From October 5-9, 2014, the Third International Forum “21st-Century Ballet” will take place in the Krasnoyarsk State Theatre of Opera and Ballet dedicated to the ballets of P. Tchaikovsky. The forum will be packed with events: a photo exhibition and round table dedicated to the development of ballet art, a screening of documentary films about Tchaikovsky’s ballet “Swan Lake,” and a workshop with prominent figures from the world of ballet including People’s Artists of the USSR and Russia V. Gordeev, M. Leonova, M. Lavrovsky, N. Gracheva and others.
Additionally within the framework of these spectacular events, the Krasnoyarsk International Ballet Competition “Grand Prix of Siberia” will take place alongside the All-Russian Competition of Theatrical Folk Dance, October 6-9, under the chairmanship of People’s Artist of the USSR Yuri Grigorovich.