Ballet lovers, get yourself to Finland! St.Petersburg – Savonlinna Ballet Days takes place in Savonlinna (Finland) on July 9-14. 2013 will be the third time it has been held and will include master-classes for the best ballet students from Russia and Finland, a Gala of Young ballet stars and a “Summer Night Stars” ballet Gala in the medieval castle of Olavinlinna.
Lucia Lacarra and Marlon Dino. Photo by Vladimir Cherenkov
The Gala will gather outstanding principal dancers and leading soloists of today including Denis and Anastasia Matvienko along with Anton Korsakov and Anastasia Kolegova from Mariinsky Theater, renowned Irina Perren, Leonid Sarafanov, Sabina Yapparova and Marat Shemiunov from the Mikhailovsky Theater, and many more.