Sleeping Beauty to Be Staged in Dubai Opera by Ukrainian Artists
The National Academic Opera and Ballet Theater named after Taras Shevchenko will perform the ballet Sleeping Beauty in Dubai
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With the support of the Ukrainian Embassy in the UAE, there will be a tour of the ballet troupe and orchestra of the National Academic Opera and Ballet Theater named after Taras Shevchenko, the Embassy of Ukraine in the UAE wrote on Facebook.
The ballet performance of Sleeping Beauty will be directed by People’s Artist of Ukraine Viktor Lytvynov. It will be staged in the Dubai Opera House on April 26 and 27.
The troupe will be headed by the General and Artistic director of the National Opera of Ukraine, Petro Chupryna. A total of 130 people will make the trip to Dubai, including 52 soloists and corps de ballet members as well as a 58 member orchestra, who will perform the music of Peter Tchaikovsky during the performance. The orchestra will be headed by the main conductor of the theater, People’s Artist of Ukraine Mykola Diadiura.
The leading soloists of the ballet troupe People’s Artist of Ukraine Denys Nedak and Honored Artists Natalia Matsak, Anastasia Shevchenko, Oleksiy Potiomkin and Jan Vania will participate the tour.
“This performance should become a unique event and a real holiday for ballet lovers, so invite everyone,” the Embassy wrote.