The Russian Ballet Icons Gala is an annual multimedia experience in London, organised by Ensemble Productions since 2006. Every one of these special events has celebrated Russia’s legendary ballet school whilst paying tribute to its iconic dancers.
The 2018 Gala will again be a fascinating display of Russian classical ballet repertoire and contemporary master pieces by leading choreographers such as John Neumeier, Roland Petit, John Cranko, Kenneth Macmillian, Maurice Bejart, Twyla Tharp, Jessica Lang, Wayne MacGregor, Alexey Ratmansky, Ilya Zhivoi and others whose work has been influenced by Russian ballet.
The programme will be performed by star dancers of the Bolshoi, Mariinsky, Royal Ballet, English National Ballet, Grand Opera Paris, Berlin Staatsoper, New York City Ballet, Ballet of Monte Carlo and others and will be another unforgettable celebration of ballet at its best!
Official Link: https://londoncoliseum.org/whats-on/russian-ballet-icons-gala-2018/