On February 25 the St. Petersburg Bukvoed bookstore hosted the meet-the-artist event with Boris Eifman. The presentation of the album “Another Realm for the Word” dedicated to the Boris Eifman's ballets based on the masterpieces of Russian literature was held within a framework of the meeting. Watch the full video of the event.
In March and April Eifman Ballet will give a series of 9 performances at the Alexandrinsky Theatre (St. Petersburg). The following productions to be danced: Anna Karenina, Up & Down, Rodin, Beyond Sin, Requiem and Onegin. For the first time in recent years the Company within a series of performances will present virtually its entire current repertory.
The Company is preparing for a European tour with the ballet Up & Down. The production will be performed for the first time ever in Paris on February 9, 10 and 11. On February 14 and 15 the Slovak premiere of the performance will be held in Bratislava.
On January 27 and 28 Eifman Ballet's Up & Down was premiered in St. Petersburg. The event predictably captured the attention of major national media. Please find below links to the most notable reports and articles.
Eifman Ballet soloist Oleg Gabyshev receives the title of Honoured Artist of Russia.