Russian director Kirill Serebrennikov described the cancellation of the ballet A Hero of Our Time from the poster of the capital’s Bolshoi Theater as “schizophrenic”. He wrote this on his Telegram channel.
“Schizophrenia, as they say,” the director said.
According to the poster, his production, which should be shown on May 5, 6 and 7, will be replaced by the ballet The Master and Margarita. At the same time, the Bolshoi Theater did not explain why the ballet A Hero of Our Time was changed.
It was previously learned that the Bolshoi Theater appeared on the stage for the second time. removed From the poster of the ballet “A Hero of Our Time” by Serebrennikov. Instead, the Bolshoi Theater will be showing the ballet The Master and Margarita. The reason for the replacement of Serebrennikov’s performance in the theater was not specified.
The ballet A Hero of Our Time disappeared from the Bolshoi Theater’s repertoire in the spring of 2022. Soon another ballet by Serebrennikov, Nureyev, disappeared from the poster. Separately, these productions were not reported to have disappeared from the repertoire.
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