The history of National Classical Ballet company under the direction of Anna Nehlyudova starts in 2010. During its existence the company has proven to hold classical ballet traditions and choreography. The company performs ballets included into golden fund of world ballet.
The repertoire includes such performances as "Swan Lake", "Giselle", "The Nutcracker", "La Bayadère", "Romeo and Juliet", "The Sleeping Beauty".
Classical ballet theatre "ART-da" was founded in 2005 under the direction of Valentin Grishenko. Necessity in a young and perspective theatre with the potential both in classical and contemporary choreography was the reason of this troupe creation. "Talent and devotion to the classical Russian ballet traditions" is the motto and the main goal of this theatre. One of the principles is a continual search of new form in choreograph, discovering new directions in choreographic art.
In 1988 the USSR's first private ballet troupe was founded, the Moscow City Ballet (MCB), known in Russia as Smirnov-Golovanov Theater of Classical Ballet. It's founder and permanent leader for 25 years was Victor Smirnov-Golovanov, a former soloist and choreographer of the Bolshoi Theater, one of the the choreographers of the famous ballet "Anna Karenina" (together with M. Plisetskaya and N.Rizhenko), founder of the genre of teleballet, the author of the first performance of "The Masquerade" to the music of A. Khachaturian.
The Orchestra of the Summer Ballet Seasons
The orchestra of the Summer Ballet Seasons was created in 2002 specially to contribute the work of the project. Not only experienced musicians – representatives of main schools of mastery in Moscow – are working in the orchestra, there are also young performers, which were graduated from Moscow P.I. Tchaikovsky Conservatory and Gnesin Russian Academy of Music.
Previous years participants
Voronezh State Opera and Ballet Theatre
The Voronezh State Opera and Ballet Theater is the only opera house in the Central Black Soil Region and the outpost of classical art in south- ern Russia. It is the largest theater in the city and region of Voronezh and is central to the cultural life of both. The history of the Voronezh Musical Theater dates back to the 1930s when the theater was formed by a travelling company led by the talented actor and director Lazar Lazarev (1900-1952) and was known as the Musical Comedy Theater.
Moscow Ballet "La Classique"
The Moscow Ballet of Classical Choreography ("La Classique") was founded in 1990 by the famous scene designer Elik Melikov, gathering ballet dancers from the leading theatres of Russia and the CIS Countries. The repertoire includes the pearls of classical ballet: The Swan Lake, The Sleeping Beauty and La Bayadère, choreographed by M. Petipa, The Nutcracker in the version by V. Vainonen, Romeo and Juliet in the classical formulation by M. Lavrovsky, Giselle choreographed by M. Petipa, as well as other performances.
Russian Classical Ballet
Russian Cassical Ballet is a young team with the classical ballet repertoire. The troupe was founded in the late 1990s. Together with Oksana Usacheva, the famous British impresario, Robert Pratt, actively participated in the creation of the company. The first full-scale tour abroad of the troupe took place in 2002. Over the years, the UK, Ireland, Austria, New Zealand and China saw the performances of the Russian Classical Ballet.
Mari State Opera and Ballet Theater
Mari State Opera and Ballet Theater is one of the leading musical theaters in Russia. In two years' time, it will celebrate the fiftieth anniversary. It's opera and ballet troupes were founded in the United Mari musical-drama theater a little less than half a century ago, and after a few years, Mari Musical Theater became independent. The theater takes special pride in it's ballet troupe, originally formed by a team of graduates of the Vaganov Leningrad Choreographic School, Perm Ballet School, Moscow, Krasnodar, Khabarovsk and Kazan schools.
Kyiv modern ballet
Grand Opera soloists
In 2006 Raffaele Paganini founded his National Company. The Company uses its birth the same artistic core of classic extraction that over the years perfected and grew artistically, reaching a high level so that some elements were called directly from Operatic organizations and foreign Companies. The shows sold out in all major Italian theaters and even affect extra-European destinations such as Turkey and Ethiopia.