HomeNewsNews for August 2014Tatiana AFANYUTINA to debut as Paquita in the same name ballet by Minkus

12 Aug

Tatiana AFANYUTINA to debut as Paquita in the same name ballet by Minkus

A ballet soloist Tatiana AFANYUTINA debuts as Paquita in the same name ballet by Ludwig MINKUS. The performance takes place at the Odessa Opera on Wednesday, August 13.

At the end of the previous season Tatiana Afanyutina got acclaim as the Goddess in the Yell (Krik) ballet. The ballerina's repertoire also includes the parts of Kitri, Kitri's Friends, A Street Dancer (in the picture) and Gypsy in Don Quixote, the part of Gamzatti, the Shadows trio and pas d'action in La Bayadere, Lilac Fairy and Violente in the Sleeping Beauty, Fate in the Carmen Suite , Mirta in Giselle and etc.

Stanislav SKRYNNIK dances the part of Lucien in the 13th of August Paquita.

Other performers are Honoured Artist of Ukraine Olga ROZHEVICH, Catherine BARTOSH, Olga VOROBIOVA, Natalia IVASENKO, Olena LAVRINENKO, Ellina POKHODNYKH, and Stanislav VARANKIN.

One more one-act ballet Walpurgis Night by Charles GOUNOD is on stage on the same night. The leads are Vycheslav KRAVCHENKO (Mefistopheles), Igor SARAZHINSKY (Faust), Olena KONDRATIEVA (Bacchante), Dmytro SHARAI (Bacchus) and Pavlo GRITS (Pan).

The conductor is Igor TCHERNETSKY.

The performance starts at 6:30 pm.