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Brazil: Bolshoi Ballet cast prepares for historic Sao Paulo show01:35

Brazil: Bolshoi Ballet cast prepares for historic Sao Paulo show

Brazil, Sao Paulo
June 27, 2015 at 02:19 GMT +00:00 · Published

The world-renowned Bolshoi Ballet is presenting 'Spartacus' and 'Giselle' in Sao Paulo for the first time in sixteen years, one of the shows stars Bruna Gaglianone revealed on Friday.

Speaking to Ruptly, the young ballet dancer was joined by fellow star Erick Swolkin, who said the event is nothing less than the "realisation of a dream." Swolkin went on to express hope that the Brazilian public fall in love with the direction and expertise of the classical ballet company.

Bolshoi Ballet was founded in 1776, making it one of the oldest and most famous companies of its kind in the globe. It is famous for classic productions of Don Quixote, Swan Lake, Coppelia as well as the two shows being performed in Sau Paulo.

Some 220 dancers currently ply their trade with the company. It has schools throughout Russia as well as one academy in Joinville, Brazil.

Brazil: Bolshoi Ballet cast prepares for historic Sao Paulo show01:35
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The world-renowned Bolshoi Ballet is presenting 'Spartacus' and 'Giselle' in Sao Paulo for the first time in sixteen years, one of the shows stars Bruna Gaglianone revealed on Friday.

Speaking to Ruptly, the young ballet dancer was joined by fellow star Erick Swolkin, who said the event is nothing less than the "realisation of a dream." Swolkin went on to express hope that the Brazilian public fall in love with the direction and expertise of the classical ballet company.

Bolshoi Ballet was founded in 1776, making it one of the oldest and most famous companies of its kind in the globe. It is famous for classic productions of Don Quixote, Swan Lake, Coppelia as well as the two shows being performed in Sau Paulo.

Some 220 dancers currently ply their trade with the company. It has schools throughout Russia as well as one academy in Joinville, Brazil.