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How a Banana Tycoon Lured Bolshoi Stars to His Theater
Author: DAVID M. HERSZENHORN
Date: November 20, 2011
Publisher: New York Times

MOSCOW — He is often called Banana King. But Vladimir Kekhman — the fruit magnate who stunned the dance world last week by enticing two of the biggest stars in ballet to quit the eminent Bolshoi and join his far lesser-known Mikhailovsky Theater in St. Petersburg — considers this title an understatement. “I was sort of the Emperor of the Banana,” he said. [read more]

 

Bolshoi Is Stung by Loss of Two Stars
Author: DANIEL J. WAKIN
Date: November 14, 2011
Publisher: New York Times

Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev, major stars of the ballet world and two of Russia’s best-known classical artists, said on Monday that they were leaving the storied Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow for the Mikhailovsky Theater in St. Petersburg. [read more]

 

Bolshoi ballet loses leading dancers to theatre in St Petersburg
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Date: November 14, 2011
Publisher: The Guardian

Moscow institution regrets the loss of its prima ballerina and principal dancer to ballet troupe led by a Spanish choreographer. [read more]

 

Почему лучшая молодая балетная пара страны предпочла Большому театру Михайловский?
Author: Жанна Зарецкая
Date: November 14, 2011
Publisher: «Фонтанка.ру»

Cамым громким театральным событием дня стал переход из столичного Большого в петербургский Михайловский театр самой перспективной балетной пары поколения молодых мастеров: Натальи Осиповой и Ивана Васильева. В Большом театре не смогли назвать причин ухода перспективных артистов - артисты сделали это сами, дав первое в Петербурге подробное интервью нашему корреспонденту. [read more]

 

Bolshoi blow as dance partnership jumps ship to rival
Author:
Date: November 14, 2011
Publisher: The Telegraph

One of the Bolshoi Theatre's most promising dance partnerships is leaving its Moscow stage to join the rival Mikhailovsky Theatre in St. Petersburg. [read more]

 

Osipova and Vasiliev Quit Bolshoi
Author: Super User
Date: November 14, 2011
Publisher: Dance Channel TV

The world of ballet was shaken earlier as two of the most celebrated dancers of Bolshoi Ballet announced that they are leaving. Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev, the famed principals of Bolshoi, have handed in their notice and announced that they are moving to a much lesser known Mikhailovsky Theatre of Saint Petersburg for the next 5 years. Although it is a well-regarded theatre, it is always overshadowed by Bolshoi and Saint Petersburg’s other ballet company, the world-famous Mariinsky. [read more]

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