Becoming a professional ballerina is a journey that begins at a young age and is extremely competitive. We meet young girls devoting their lives to the profession, as well as the women, who end up on the very top, performing on stage at the Mariinsky Theater in St. Petersburg.

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Behind The Scenes of The Mariinsky Theatre October 2-7 the Mariinsky Ballet Company gave seven performances of Swan Lake at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa, California, as part of a major American tour, the theatre’s press service reports. Established in 1738, Mariinsky Ballet (formerly known by its Soviet name, the Kirov […]

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The Mariinksy Ballet of St.Petersburg Russia shows no signs of slowing down due the world’s poor economy. Director Yuri Fateyev talks to Dance Channel TV about the upcoming ten new premiers, the rising stars, and the support of Russia’s government for the Mariinksy Ballet.

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