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08.09.2017

Jérôme Kaplan, a renowned French artist with Russian roots, is coming to St. Petersburg to meet the creative team of the Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre, which is currently working on a whole new version of the Don Quixote ballet, staged by world star Johan Kobborg.
By the time the maestro accepted the invitation to personally join the preparations for the new show, extended to him by the theatre's art director Andrian Fadeev, he had already completed a significant share of his work. Read more...

07.09.2017

On October 2 and 3, the Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre will present its ballet recitals at the 11th St. Petersburg Theatrical Season International Festival, which will take place this autumn in Tallinn, Estonia.
The Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre is going to represent the ballet world of Russia's northern capital at a popular festival, which was established 10 years ago for the purpose of bolstering the cultural, social, and tourist relations between St. Petersburg and the world's other cultural hubs. Read more...

23.08.2017

The audience of Swan Lake show by the Saint-Petersburg State Academic Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre, which will take place at the Tovstonogov Bolshoi Drama Theatre on September 1, 2017, will include special guests: World War II veterans that served in the Arctic Convoys in 1941–1945. The ballet is to be attended by a large delegation of veteran convoy members and their descendants, 40 people in all, from Russia, the United States, Great Britain, Canada, and France. Read more...

25.07.2017

The Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre opened its summer season with a renewed rendition of the classical Swan Lake ballet at the legendary Mariinsky Theatre, which was completely sold out. Read more...

22.07.2017

Members of the Leonid Yacobson creative team have been nominated for St. Petersburg's top-tier theatre award for the season of 2016–2017. Read more...

12.07.2017

From July 10 to July 15, the rehearsal halls of the Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre will host ballet workshops for choreographic college students from Seoul, Korea. Read more...

10.07.2017

The 2017 summer season of the St. Petersburg State Academic Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre features a series of performances that will delight the audiences at the most famous venues across Russia's cultural capital. Read more...

01.06.2017

On June 5 and 6, the stars of ballet, opera, and musical theatre will give a number of Galas, which will be part of the Days of St. Petersburg in Zagreb programme, operated by the NevaArt production company. The soloists from the St. Petersburg State Academic Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre will also make an already traditional appearance in the show. Read more...

25.05.2017

On May 27, dancers from the Saint-Petersburg State Academic Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre will contribute to the popular city-sponsored project, the Classics in the Palace Square concert in celebration of the city's founding anniversary. Read more...

25.05.2017

On May 30, the Saint-Petersburg State Academic Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre will showcase the Russian Ballet Masterpieces Collection at the Lensoviet Palace of Culture. The performance will feature three artistic débuts. Read more...

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