since 1989 in moscow
Best private classical ballet company in russia
“russian National ballet. theatre”
director - Elena Radchenko
“Moscow festival ballet”
director - sergey radchenko
The company was founded in 1989 as the «Moscow Festival Ballet» - under the direction of famous dancer of the «Bolshoi Theatre» Sergei Radchenko- Honored Artist of Russia The first independent company of classical ballet began to develop rapidly and a lot of touring in many countries. In this regard, it was decided to create extra troupe «Russian National Ballet theatre», under the direction of Elena Radchenko – soloist dancer of «Mariinsky- Kirov Theatre» and «Bolshoi Theatre». At this time, both the troupe successfully work within the company «Russian National Ballet S.Radchenko» more than 25 years.
With solid knowledge of classical ballet and character dance, combined vast performance experience, a strong will and infinite dedication art of the ballet, the company gained notoriety, respect and a following of audiences around the world.
Each company tours as a smaller group, because one of our goals is to reach audiences in smaller places, not just large cities. We wish to give people the opportunity to experience classical Russian ballet, one of Russia’s great cultural heritages as passed down to us through the ages.
The repertoire presents many famous ballet masterpieces: "Swan Lake", "Sleeping Beauty", "Don Quixote", "Giselle", "Carmen Suite", "La Bayadere", "The Nutcracker," "Cinderella," "Coppelia" "Les Sylphides", "Romeo and Juliet" as well as a wide range of concert numbers of Russian and foreign world classics.
Thanks to its wide repertoire, the high level quality of performance, the dancers, their costumes, the scenery, stage and set design and respect for the traditions of Russian ballet, the performances of "The Russian National Ballet Theatre" and "Moscow Festival Ballet” are enjoyed and praised by critics and audiences throughout the world.
"To stimulate modern viewer interest and need for the art of Russian classical ballet is a main task of our team," - said Elena and Sergei Radchenko.
As one critic spoke of a performance of ours said: "A great school allows artists to brilliantly demonstrate their skills; genuine joie de vivre, a combination of typical and classical dances, the Russians managed to ignite our coddled, spoiled audience. This we have seen for the first time! "(Bill Uaytni, a columnist for the newspaper" Los Angeles Times ").