VII VAGANOVA-PRIX WINNERS
1st place – Lee Sangmin
2nd place – Chino Mark and Egor Geraschenko
3rd place – Zagidullin Ervin
GIRLS, junior group
1st place – Bulanova Maria and Shimada Harui
2nd place – Savelieva Svetlana and Yoshie Erina
GIRLS, senior group
1st place – Lee Soobin
2nd place – Sevenard Eleonora
3rd place – Park Seon Mee
VBA 1-year trainee placement: Markovic Anamarija and Takamori Miyu
Best partner – Lazarev Arsentiy
Diana Vishneva award – Smirnova Anastasia
Dudinskaya-Sergeev Fund award – Sevenard Eleonora
The Vaganova Ballet Academy has revived its International Ballet Competition Vaganova-PRIX. This year was the seventh time that the competition has been held and the results were announced this afternoon.
The Vaganova-PRIX was founded by the Vaganova Ballet Academy in 1988 and in 1995 it went international.
The glamorous list of past winners include Ulyana Lopatkina (1990); Adrian Fadeev, Svetlana Zakharova, Igor Kolb (1995); Polina Semionova, Mikhail Lobukhin, Ekaterina Krysanova, Vladimir Shklyarov (2002); and Vadim Muntagirov (2006).