Gzhelis an extraordinary show which offers an exciting musical journey to various corners of Russia. Sophisticated tricks, lyrical round dances along with group costume scenes of folk fests to be presented in an hour and a half. The outstanding choreography will present the best skills of folk craftsmen as well as the cultural diversity of the peoples of Russia.
Traditional Russian folk crafts will be showcased using the dance idiom providing an insight into their essence and their beauty while multimedia screen will help implement the modern interpretation to the original conception of the dance show creators.
The Gzhel Theater concert program will amaze even the most sophisticated spectators creating a festive show of dance, color and great emotions!
The show will be performed on the stage of the Central Academic Theatre of the Russian Army, in one of the Russian capital’s landmark buildings. This theater featuring the largest performance stage in Europe is a perfect example of the Stalinist “Empire” architecture: the building was conceived as an enormous structure in the shape of the five-pointed star.
Starts 7:30 pm. Finishes 9:15 pm.
Moscow National Academic Theatre of Dance “GZHEL”
Theatre of Dance “Gzhel” today is a cultural “visit card” of Moscow. More than 25 years the Theatre has been celebrating, proclaiming and developing masterpieces of famous Russian craftsmanship in its fantastic, diverse and colorful dances, passing on to younger generations knowledge about the great Russian traditional decorative handicrafts - Gzhel, Palekh, Zhostovo, Pavlovo-Posadsky patterns and others. Sparkling and impressively festive character of Theatre’s performances reflects originality of forms and unique ornaments of national decorative folk Art.
Gzhel Dance Theater is a regular participant of gala concerts at the Red Square and in other landmark locations in Russia. The group’s creative efforts invariably excite the interest of its audiences gaining recognition and taking by storm the greatest world stages. Ballet performers win over their audiences due to their striking emotional intensity, artistic sincerity, an enormous potential of their means of expression and their insight into the distinctive nature of the dance.
ContactsCentral Academic Theatre of the Russian Army
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