The World Cup has focused all our attention on Russia this summer, now a taste of that country's dance heritage is coming to the Harbour Festival.
The Bristol Russian Ballet School & Youth Company will be giving a demonstration of the grace and power of their routines.
Their school repertoire includes Nutcracker, Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, Coppelia and many others. At the festival they'll be performing pieces from Nutcracker. (Duet , Arabian Dance, Russian Dance)
The school offer ballet training based on Russian method for students of all ages from four years old including adult dancers. Pre-vocational training is provided to talented dancers to help them move on to full time ballet vocational schools, auditions and competitions.