The XV Russian Open Ballet Competition “Arabesque–2018” named after Ekaterina Maximova

The XV Russian Open Ballet Competition “Arabesque–2018” named after Ekaterina Maximova
takes place in the city of Perm, Russia
from 11 April to 22 April, 2018.

Artistic Director and Chairman of the Jury is Vladimir Vasiliev.

The results of contemporary choreography competition

DECISION OF THE COMPETITION JURY

  • FIRST AWARD to a ballet master.
    Alexey Rastorguev (Russia, Perm) for “Vis-a-vis” and “My dear Serdan”.
  • SECOND AWARD to a ballet master.
    Maria Markunina (Russia, St.-Petersburg) for “Judas Iskariot”.
  • THIRD AWARD to a ballet master.
    Saryan Suleimanov (Russia, Ufa) for “Don’t leave me”.
  • FIRST AWARD to a contemporary piece performer.
    Yuri Vybornov (Russia, Moscow) for “I’ll go out at night in the field with a horse” (choreography by Konstantin Matulevsky).
  • SECOND AWARD to a contemporary piece performer.
    Kirill Makurin (Russia, Perm) for “Vis-a-vis” (choreography by Alexey Rastorguev).
  • THIRD AWARD to a contemporary piece performer.
    Andrey Arseniev (Russia, St.-Petersburg) for “Judas Iskariot” (choreography by Maria Markunina).
  • Vladimir Vasiliev SPECIAL PRIZE for “Ballet school at war” and “Dying Swan”
    Takane (Japan).

DECISION OF UNION OF RUSSIAN THEATRE WORKERS

Monetary Prizes:

Best choreography:

  • Alexey Rastorguev (Russia, Perm) for piece “My dear Serdan”.
  • Anna Shuldyakova (Russia, St.-Petersburg) for piece “Broken embrace”.