On May 21, 2005, after more than a twenty-year interval, the Boloshoy Theatre ballet group and its Orchestra came on a tour to Yerevan.
The tour was arranged by Vneshtorgbank together with its subsidiary - Armsberbank.
During the three days of its tour, the Bolshoy Theatre will show to Yerevan`s audience two of its best and world-known performances - the Swan Lake" and "Romeo and Juliet".
Participating in the ballet performances are such stars of the Bolshoy as Maria Aleksandrova, Vladimir Neporozhny, Anna Antonicheba, Yan Godovsky, Anastasia Meskova, Denis Savin, Aleksandr Volchkov. The Orchestra will be conducted by Pavel Klinichev.
Taking into account long-standing and mutually rewarding relationship between Russia and Armenia in cultural, political and economic spheres, and being an active player of Armenia`s financial market, Vneshtorgbank pays special attention to strengthening cultural exchange between the two countries.
Vneshtorgbank and the Bolshoy Theatre have been maintaining partnership for a long time. The Bank is a member of the Bolshoy Supervisory Board, support its perspective and innovative undertakings aimed at further developing performance mastery.