11 November 2015 at 4.22pm | 66 Comments
Update: Principal casting has now been confirmed (13 April 2016)
The Bolshoi Ballet has announced a three-week residency at the Royal Opera House in summer 2016.
The Moscow-based company will perform at Covent Garden over three weeks in July and August 2016.
Dancers scheduled to perform include The Royal Ballet’s Natalia Osipova, who will perform as chief guest artist with the Bolshoi. Maria Alexandrova, Ekaterina Krysanova, Olga Smirnova, Svetlana Zakharova, Semyon Chudin, David Hallberg, Denis Rodkin, Vladislav Lantratov and Ruslan Skvortsov are also scheduled to appear.
Booking for the Bolshoi Ballet opens for Friends of Covent Garden on 1 March 2016. General Booking opens 12 April 2016.
Find more about the Bolshoi Ballet at The Royal Opera House.