Performed by soloists of the Mariinsky Academy of Young Opera Singers
Maria Ilyushkina's fourth season with the Mariinsky Ballet has proved to be rich in events – in January this year she made a stunning debut as Odette-Odile in Swan Lake, one of the most significant ballets for any dancer, whie in August she was promoted to the rank of Second Soloist
From 14 August to 6 September the Primorsky Stage of the Mariinsky Theatre will be hosting the V International Far East Festival Mariinsky (Vladivostok). The festival opens with the premiere of the ballet A Thousand and One Nights to music by Fikret Amirov, which has been produced for the Primorsky Stage of the Mariinsky Theatre by the company's Principal Ballet Master Eldar Aliev. Performances will take place on 14, 15 and 16 August and on 3 September
The Mariinsky Theatre is delighted to be able to announce new events at the Stars of the White Nights festival. The next week of the festival programme is to be adorned by acclaimed operatic masterpieces, classical and contemporary ballet productions and an extensive concert music repertoire.