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Not sure off the top of my head, but the major Ballet companies are; The Bolshoi, The Kirov, The Moscow Ballet, and The St Petersburg Ballet. Often countries such as Russia have many many little companies that may exist and are supported by the small towns they are in.

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Name two famous Russian ballet companies?

Russian is known for its many ballet companies. The two most famous ballet companies in Russia are the Bolshoi Ballet and Mariinsky Ballet. The Mariinsky Ballet used to be known as the Kirov Ballet.

Name of Russian ballet company?

Moscow Stanislavski Ballet, founded in 1929Ballet of Russia, founded in 1899Ballet Stars of Moscow Theaters Anna pavlova 1888-1931Moscow Ballet Theater founded in 1966Moscow City Ballet, founded in 1988,Moscow Classical Ballet, founded in 1966.Moscow Dramatic Ballet, founded prior to 1992 (exact date unknown)Moscow Festival Ballet, founded in 1989,Moscow Grand BalletNational Russian BalletRussian Festival Ballet, founded in 1989Russian National Ballet founded in 1956Royal Russian Balletfounded in 2008

What is the name of a famous Russian ballet company?

The Moscow Ballet performs in the Bolshoi Theater.Royal Russian Balletfounded in 2008

What is the name of a well known Russian Ballet Company?

Bolshoi ballet

What is the name of a traditional Russian dance?

The traditional Russian dance name is Russian ballet.

What was the former name of the Mariinsky ballet?

More recently, it was named the Kirov Ballet, but before that it was called the Imperial Russian Ballet and the Soviet Ballet.

Former name of the marlinsky ballet?

Its former name is the Imperial Russian Ballet.

What are the various styles of ballet?

* Ballet d'action * Classical ballet * Contemporary ballet * Neoclassical ballet * Pre-romantic ballet * Romantic ballet And there are three ballet techniques: * French ballet * Russian Vaganova method * Italian Cecchetti method

Where is Ballet popular?

Ballet is popular all over the world though it originated in France. There are many very famous companies all over the world such as The school of American ballet, Kirov, the royal ballet school, so on.

How many ballet companies does New York have?

Difficult question to answer as companies pop up quickly and close quickly in a city like New York. Narrow down your search. As in do you want to know the ballet companies/contemp companies or the commercial ones. Generally the bigger the company and the longer they have been around the easier it is to contact or find out about them. Start with New York City Ballet, and The American Ballet Theatre. Juilard School may be able to help you also.

What contey is ballet from?

ballet comes from lots of diffrent places but most is from France and Russian

What ballet companies follow the Vaganova Syllabus?

Kirov in Russia. Many companies have the influence of Vaganova due to the technical strength.

Is ballet a Russian dance?


What are some Royal Ballet companies?

the Royal Winnipeg Ballet Royal Danish Ballet Royal Swedish Ballet Royal Ballet of Flanders Birmingham Royal Ballet

Which country do we associate the Kirov Ballet with?

The Kirov ballet is a Russian ballet school but they do have a program in Washington D.C. The Kirov has also just been changed to the Marrinski Ballet.

Names of ballet companies in suth Africa?

American Ballet Theatre (ABT), Joffery Ballet, and New York City Ballet

What are the different steps in ballet called?

Ballet terminology is in French or Russian, depending on how its taught. There are many different steps in ballet, so there are many different words for each. There are however, 5 main positions, 1-5. However there are far too many steps to list, here are a few, arabesque, frappe, and plie.

What are three best known forms of ballet?

i think the best known forms of ballet are chachetti, and russian.

How many feet do ballet dancers jump?

Usually anywhere from two inches (small leap) to 6 feet (large). The Russian ballet has male dancers who jump 15 feet

What are the 3 kinds of ballet?

Italian, Russian and French

Which desert is named after a famous Russian ballet dancer?


Top 10 ballet companies?

1. The bolshoi ballet (Russia,Moscow) 2. The mariinski ballet (Russia,St. Petersburg) 3. The tchaikovsky perm ballet (Russia,Perm) 4. The royal ballet(England, London) 5. New york city ballet (America) 6. Het national ballet (Netherlands) 7.Cork city ballet(Ireland) 8.Ballet de Cuba(Cuba) 9.Ballet Irealand(Ireland) 10.Irish youth Russian ballet(Ireland) are mine but there are no offical lists.

How long has ballet been around in the US?

Ballet was first introduced in the US in 1901 when The Ballet Russe, a Russian technique company started touring and perfroming in the states.

What is different from Russian ballet from US ballet?

Russian dancers are made to be put on toe shoes when they are not really ready adn US ballet dancers USUALLY wait. Also European dancers are usually made to be more flexible, and they are MUCH MORE strict! Hope this helps!

What language is Ballet terminology?

The brunt of ballet terminology is French. When using Russian technique there are also additional terms in that language.