Traditional Gala Concert featuring the leading Russian opera and ballet stars will take place during the Russian Ball in Shenzhen.
Guests from China and other countries will have an excellent opportunity to get acquainted with the best examples of Russian classical culture. The gala concert will feature the soloists of the leading Moscow musical theaters — Bolshoi, Stanislavsky-Nemirovich-Danchenko and Novaya Opera.
The acquaintance with the culture of Russia, of course, will continue during the dance program — the waltzes by Tchaikovsky and Glinka will join the works of Strauss and Lehár.
|6.00 – 7.00 pm||Champagne Reception|
|7.00 pm||Opening Ceremony - Symphonic orchestra of the City of Shenzhen conducted by Andrey Lebedev (Novaya Opera Theatre in Moscow)|
|7.05 – 7.10 pm||Debutante couples enter the dance floor to the tune of Tchaikovsky’s polonaise from the opera “Eugen Onegin”. Choreography: Stanislav Popov (Russia) and Andrei Chitu (Austria)|
|7.10 – 7.15 pm||Adagio from Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker” by prima-ballerina Anna Tikhomirova and Artem Ovcharenko, principal dancers of the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow|
|7.20 pm||Welcome Speeches|
|7.35 pm||F. Lehar “Meine Lippen sie küssen so heiss“ – soprano Ruslana Koval of the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow|
|7.40 – 8.00 pm||First waltz of the debutantes. Dance floor opens to all guests. Waltzes and polkas by the symphonic orchestra|
|08.05 – 08.20 pm||Ballet Gala:
|08.20 – 08.50 pm||Dancing continues to the tunes of the symphonic orchestra|
|08.50 – 09.05 pm||Performance by world famous Russian accordion player Aydar Gaynullin|
|09.05 – 09.10 pm||Show dance by Chinese Champions in Ballroom Dancing|
|09.10 – 09.25 pm||All guests dance the Russian Quadrille conducted by Stanislav Popov|
|09.30 – 10.10 pm||Dancing continues to the tunes of the jazz orchestra|
|10.15 – 10.20 pm||Show dance by Chinese Champions in Ballroom Dancing|
|10.20 – 10.25 pm||Performance by world famous Russian accordion player Aydar Gaynullin|
|10.30 – 11.15 pm||Dancing continues to the tunes of the jazz orchestra|
|11.15 – 11.20 pm||Russian song “Moscow Nights” by Ruslana Koval accompanied by the symphonic orchestra|
|11.25 – 11.45 pm||Dancing continues to the tunes of the jazz orchestra|
The programme is subject to changes