Polina Semionova and Jason Reilly in Onegin. Photo: Marc Haegeman
The programme includes pieces from much-loved classics like Swan Lake, Don Quixote, Giselle, Sleeping Beauty and Cinderella, as well as showcasing some of the most exciting contemporary choreographies. The performances will be accompanied by the English National Ballet Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of Valery Ovsyanikov, who has conducted the gala since 2006.
Audiences can look forward to appearances from Jeffrey Cirio, who joined the English National Ballet as a lead principal from the American Ballet Theatre last summer; the award-winning Maria Kochetkova, who is currently with the Vienna State Ballet; and Lucía Lacarra, who has been a principal with the Bayerisches Staatsballett for 17 years.
For the full list of ballet dancers participating in the Gala, click here.
This preview was written in partnership with Russian Ballet Icons Gala
|What||Russian Ballet Icons Gala 2019, London Coliseum|
|Where||London Coliseum, WC2N 4ES | MAP|
|Nearest tube||Covent Garden (underground)|
On 31 Mar 19, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
|Website||Click here to book|