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The company was founded as the first Theatre of Ballet in Russia under the management of the People‘s Artist of Russia, Professor Peter Gusev in 1966. P. Gusev, the notable artist and balletmaster graduated from the Petrograd Choreographic Academy in 1922 and was an artist of Leningrad Opera and Ballet Theatre untill 1935. From 1940-1950 he
directed the Kirov Ballet, then (1958-1960) was the organizer of the Ballet Theatre in Peking, ballet schools, in Shanghai and Guanchjou.
From 1960-1966 P. Gusev worked as a balletmaster in the Maly Opera and Ballet Theatre and then in Novosibirsk Theatre. Therefore, before the creation of the Saint-Petersburg Ballet he had already time to prove himself as a brilliant choreographer of Ballet Art Schools.
In Russia, Palace Ballet is within the best Russian Ballet companies. Beautifully decorated hall located in the building of the 19th century Palace.
The Ballet company is internationally acknowledged
and has successful tours in the USA, UK and Europe. Most of the Palace Ballet
Dancers are graduators of the famous Vaganova Ballet Academy - most of the
Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet dancers are graduators of the same academy.
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