The tour acquaints you with the great names of Russian ballet – Agrippina Vaganova, Anna Pavlova, Vatslav Nizhinsky, George Balanchin, Tamara Karsavina, Matilda Kshessinskaya, Rudolf Nureev, Michael Baryshnikov, Natalia Makarova, Galina Ulanova, Konstantin Sergeev and others.
The tour includes:
- Backstage tour to one of two most famous St. Petersburg theatres: Mariinsky (former Kirov) Opera and Ballet House or Mikhailovsky Theatre (depending on your choice as well as theater schedule);
- Visit to one of famous St. Petersburg schools of classical ballet dance to see ballet classes of students and to learn about the entire system of teaching classical dance.
- The tour lasts for 3.5 - 4 hours. Possibility of the tour on a particular day as well as all the details should be discussed in advance.