A MEETING OF THE XTH GENERAL ANNIVERSARY ASSEMBLY OF THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF BALLET COMPETITIONS, WORKING UNDER THE AID OF UNESCO

5.1litlA MEETING OF THE XTH GENERAL ANNIVERSARY ASSEMBLY OF THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF BALLET COMPETITIONS, WORKING UNDER THE AID OF UNESCO, WAS HELD IN THE BOLSHOI THEATER IN THE FABERGE HALL . The following members were present: Ricci Guido (Italy), Deputy CEO of IFBC; Solomakha Vadim (USA), artistic director of the Open All-Japan Competition in Nagoya; Mehmet Balkan (Turkey), artistic director of the international ballet competition in Istanbul; Xiao Suhua (China), Professor, Beijing Dance Academy; Boncompagny Paolo (Italy), Director of the International Ballet Competition in Spoleto; Bokor Roland (Hungary), artistic director of the International Ballet Competition named after R. Nureyev; Zaynep Sunal (Turkey), artistic director of the International Ballet Festival in Bodrum; Power Shelley (Switzerland), Director of the International Ballet Competition in Lausanne; Prado Carlos (Portugal), Choreographer of the Royal Flanders Ballet; Sieger Natalia (USA), IFBC Coordinator for North and South America Contests; Beiris Lita (Latvia), artistic director of the Baltic Ballet Festival and Competition in Riga; Bessmertny Alexey (Germany), director of the international dance festival “TANZOlymp”; Guziy Svetlana (Russia, Krasnoyarsk),  Director of the International Competition “Grand Prix of Siberia”; Kashkova Irina (Italy), artistic director of the International Ballet Competition in Spoleto; Kozlova Valentina (USA), President of the New York Ballet Competition of Valentina Kozlova; Memmedova-Kuloglu Zaire (Turkey), Chief Coordinator, General Directorate of Opera Theaters; Park Jae Keun (South Korea), President, Seoul International Ballet Competition; Savelyeva Larisa (USA), Artistic Director of Youth America Grand Prix in New York; Saydykulova Maria (Russia, Yakutsk), artistic director of the Sterkh International Ballet Festival; Elena Verkhovinskaya (Perm, Russia), director of the Arabesque Open All-Russian Competition; Kasimova Anna (Perm, Russia), Assistant Director of the Arabesque Open All-Russian Competition; Willes Margaret (Great Britain), critic, balletologist, specialist in Russian ballet; Agnes Isrin (France), editor-in-chief of the web magazine dansercanalhistorique.fr; Iifi Ellie (USA), member of the artistic committee of the Jackson International Ballet Competition; Carol Packett (USA), Chairman of the Board of Directors, Jackson International Ballet Competition; Ramona Jean Nicholas (USA), Director of the International Ballet Competition in Jackson; Kaupuha Regina (Latvia), head of the Riga International Ballet Competition; Komarova Milan (Latvia), Deputy Director of the Riga International Ballet Competition; Daaev Khozh Baudi (Russia, Grozny), Minister of Culture of the Chechen Republic – International Dance Competition named after M. Esambaev; Countess Francoise de Coulaincourt (France), commander of the Legion of the Arts, chairman of the Paris branch of the UNESCO International Dance Council.