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Bolshoi Ballet

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Bolshoi Ballet

Group  From 1776 

Categories: Theatre, Dance

Countries: Russia

Dance company. A school for a Moscow orphanage was created in 1773, and its pupils were employed by Prince Pyotr Urusov and the English theatrical entrepreneur Michael Maddox, to form part of a new dance company. Originally performing in privately owned venues, they later acquired the Petrovsky Theatre, which eventually was rebuilt as today's Bolshoi Theatre.

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Bolshoi Ballet

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Davis' Theatre

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