More Bolshoi Ballet Drama: Star Dancer’s Contract Will Not Be Renewed

One of the figures at the center of the Bolshoi Theater’s ongoing shadiness, faded-star Nikolai Tsiskaridze, will soon be out of work: the Bolshoi will not renew the veteran principal dancer and dance teacher’s contract. » 6/09/13 12:30pm 6/09/13 12:30pm

Former Prima Ballerina Alleges the Bolshoi Is a High-End Escort…

Russia's Bolshoi Theater, which made headlines earlier this year when its artistic director, Sergei Filin, had sulfuric acid thrown in his face by an enemy within the ranks of constantly jockeying ballet dancers, is currently undergoing a pretty dramatic (and public) power struggle. Appearing Sunday on NTV next to… » 3/21/13 12:50pm 3/21/13 12:50pm