Alternate Title Vaganova / Kirov Symposium: The St. Petersburg School: The Legacy and Impact of the Vaganova Academy and the Kirov Ballet in the West
Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description Moderator: Francis Mason, Dance Critic, WQXR and Editor, The Ballet Review. Participants include: Suzanne Farrell and Anna-Marie Holmes.
One of two panel presentations giving context to the Vaganova Ballet Academy of St. Petersburg, Russia and the Kirov Ballet, which will feature dancers, historians, and cultural critics focusing on the enormous influence the Vaganova style has had on American ballet, and these Russian institutions' remarkable histories.