The opening ceremony of the Year of the Russian Ballet took place in Beijing
The opening of the Year of Russian Ballet took place in the Russian Cultural Center of Beijing.
“The Russian classical ballet is the visiting card of Russia all over the world, the national treasure of our country, which is multiplied year by year thanks to the activities of Russian choreographers and artists,
– said at the opening of the representative of Rossotrudnichestvo in the PRC Olga Shegai.
During the event, a thematic lecture on the history of the Russian ballet was read and a festive concert was shown, in which artists from Russia and China took part.
Also present could receive a master class from the choreographer Natalia Checheneva.
She demonstrated some simple movements that the audience tried to repeat.