Henry Perkins’ debut on Bolshoi stage

Henry Perkins in the premiere of Yuri Grigorovich's La Fille Mal Gardee, Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow, November 2009

Some exciting news about Henry as he starts to make history for this country…………….

Henry makes his debut on the Bolshoi stage on Friday with a major part in the premiere of Yuri Grigorovich’s new/revived La Fille Mal Gardee full length ballet. This will be a ‘first’ for a Brit! He will now be dancing all 3 performances over the weekend as the second cast dancer is injured and cannot dance his performance. They then go on tour – Barcelona over New Year for 2 weeks and then on to Washington DC, with more locations to be announced. He may also be dancing The Nutcracker Pas de Deux in Barcelona in the Mixed Bill performances.

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