28 December 2012- 07 January 2013
Bolshoi Ballet begins its annual season of Yuri Grigorovich’s “Nutcracker”
21 December 2012- 23 December 2012
A long-expected ballet for children will be premiered on December 21, 22 (12.00 & 19.00) and 23 at the Bolshoi Theatre (New Stage).
08 November 2012- 14 November 2012
Premier performances will take place on November 8, 10 (12 noon & 7 p.m.), 11 (6 p.m.), 13 & 14.
26 October 2012
Maria Vinogradova is promoted to the Soloist.
07 October 2012- 18 October 2012
La Traviata, one of the most popular world operas, returns to the stage of the Bolshoi Theater after a 12-year break.
Premier performances will take place on October 7
30 September 2012
French companies Bel Air Classiques and Pathé Live continue direct broadcasting of the Bolshoi Theatre ballet performances.
17 September 2012
The Bolshoi Theatre has announced its 237th season
14 September 2012
Anna Tikhomirova is promoted from Soloist to the First Soloist. Denis Rodkin - from Artist to the Soloist.
06 September 2012
Once again The Bolshoi forestalls the new theatrical season opening with the tour of one of the leading opera houses in the world. Last autumn it was Teatro Real de Madrid — the theater came to Moscow and “stepped” on our New stage for the first time. This September La Scala will be the first guest to tread the boards on the historical stage.
29 June 2012
“Worldwide ballet — ballet from different corners of the world which we gather together on our stage, positioning ourselves as part of a single whole — the worldwide ballet web”.
26 June 2012
Bolshoi to return ‘forgotten’ Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece, The Enchantress
22 May 2012- 23 May 2012
Benois de la danse 20th anniversary Celebration will be on 22 and 23 May
15 May 2012- 10 June 2012
Bolshoi Ballet off to the USA and Canada.
01 May 2012
Anastasia Stashkevich and Artem Ovcharenko are promoted from the First Soloists to the Leading Soloists; Olga Smirnova and Denis Savin — from the Soloists to the First Soloists; Anzhelina Vorontsova, Daria Khokhlova — from the Artists to the Soloists.
16 April 2012
Golden mask Award winners announced
24 March 2012
Ekaterina Krysanova appears as Jeanne, Vyacheslav Lopatin — as Philippe, Anastasia Stashkevich — as Adeline, Kristina Kretova — as Mireille de Poitiers.
17 February 2012
Diana Vishneva in Lost Illusions
Mariinsky star Diana Vishneva is to make her debut in the part of Coralie.
08 February 2012
Evgenia Obraztsova is to dance the title part in La Sylphide — for the first time with Bolshoi Ballet.
20 January 2012
Anna Nikulina is promoted from the First Soloist to the Leading Soloist; Pavel Dmitrichenko — from the Soloist to the First Soloist; Dmitry Zagrebin — from the Artist to the Soloist.
19 January 2012
will make his debut in Swan Lake
with Bolshoi Ballet opposite Svetlana Zakharova