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Entertainment 12.7.2017 04:02 pm

Bolshoi tries to quell scandal after halting ‘Nureyev’ premiere

Russia’s Bolshoi Theatre was battling to calm a storm of speculation on Monday after cancelling the world premiere of a ballet about star dancer Rudolf Nureyev just three days before opening night.

The ballet was to open Tuesday at the legendary Moscow theatre, with a bevy of international critics in the audience.

Bolshoi tries to quell scandal after halting ‘Nureyev’ premiere
Bolshoi tries to quell scandal after halting ‘Nureyev’ premiere

Bolshoi tries to quell scandal after halting ‘Nureyev’ premiere

Russia’s Bolshoi Theatre was battling to calm a storm of speculation on Monday after cancelling the world premiere of a ballet about star dancer Rudolf Nureyev just three days before opening night.

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