On October 23, world premiere of “Orphic Trilogy” by Vladimir Dukelsky opened the Second International Art Festival “Diaghilev. P.S.”. VTB Bankacts as the principal sponsor of the festival.
The program of the festival also includes “Masterpieces of French Baroque. Jean-Philippe Rameau” concert of MusicAeterna Symphony Orchestra of the Perm Opera and Ballet Theatre with Theodor Currentzis as a conductor, and Barbara Hannigan as a soloist, “Musical Dialogue on the edge of the centuries” with music by S. Diaghilev, A. Knaifel, D. Kourliandsky, S. Nevsky, B. Tishchenko, and A. Filonenko. Angelin Preljocaj will show ballet “Snow White” by Gustav Mahler in the Alexandrinsky Theatre.Exhibition “Russian Contemporary Artists about Sergey Diaghilev and Ballets Russes in Paris” will be opened in the Anna Nova Art Gallery, Pavel Kaplevich will present the exhibition of tapestries “Eye to Eye. Diaghilev and Nijinsky” in the Museum of Theatrical and Musical Arts. “Maria Callas Forever …” exhibition, consisting of costumes, pictures and personal items of the famous singer will be opened in Sheremetev Palace. VTB Bank has acted as a partner of the Festival since its establishment in 2009. In that year Art Festival “Diaghilev. P.S.” was devoted to the 100th anniversary of Sergey Diaghilev’s “Ballets Russes”.