US choreographer John Neumeier will stage ‘Dialogues’, a production comprising three one-act ballets set on music by Spanish composer Federico Mompu, and starring ballet prima of the Mariinsky Theater in Saint Petersburg, Diana Vishneva, as well as Ben Schultz, Andrei Merkuriev and Thiago Bordin.
The first night is scheduled for November at the Stanisalvsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Theater in Moscow.
via Voice of Russia
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