Gold Medals were won by Amanda Gomes, Brasil and Paul Marque, France The programme of the 27th International Ballet Competition Varna 2016 has come to an end. Out of the 155 competitors from 35 countries, there were 25 finalists. The international jury, presided by prof. Vladimir Vassiliev, announced the prize-winners at a press-conference today. Tomorrow…
4 competitors from Bulgaria continue to compete in the Ballet Olympiad in the Juniors category this is Iliana Yotova from Sofia. The young dancer has finished Sofia Secondary School in Mathematics “Paisiy Hilendarski” with honours and combines with ease exact sciences with dance, enjoying the support of her family of dedicated to the mathematics people.
Vice President Margarita Popova officially opened the 27th edition of International Ballet Competition – Varna. The Bulgarian competitor in the Juniors category Daniel Obreshkov, student at National School of Arts “Dobri Hristov” – Varna, was the first to dance on the stage.
The 27th edition of International Ballet Competition – Varna begins with an official ceremony tomorrow night at the picturesque Open-Air Theatre in the Sea Capital. Already at 20:00 the Naval Forces Orchestra will invite the guests to the festival.
The stage for the 2016 Varna International Ballet Competition will be constructed using a specialist Harlequin LibertyTM sprung floor panel system. Harlequin Floors are the choice of virtually all major dance companies worldwide.
Ballet legend Vladimir Vasiliev has been awarded the Ordine della Stella d’Italia (Order of the Star of Italy)
Vladimir Vasiliev, titled by the world ballet community as the King of the Dance, who began his famous career from the First International Ballet Competition – Varna 1964, received yet another high acknowledgement. A few days before at a formal ceremony at the Italian Embassy in Moscow Prof. Vassiliev has been officially awarded the Ordine…