The Royal Theatre in Madrid Says Nyet! to The Bolshoi Ballet »
The Royal Theatre in Madrid has Nyeted the Bolshoi Ballet, which was scheduled to perform in May, "in view of the armed conflict that Russia has unleashed in Ukraine that is causing a serious global crisis and a painful humanitarian emergency." Earlier, the Royal Theater showed its "profound respect and solitary" with the Ukrainians when in the last performance of the sublime Wagner opera, "Twilight of the Gods," the corpse of Siegfried was wrapped in the flag of Ukraine.
THE 2014 ALMONEDA OF THE ROYAL THEATRE OF MADRID »
An auction of exclusive pieces from one of the world’s major opera houses on 20 December 2014