What does Swan Lake, The Nutcracker and Sleeping Beauty have in common? These famous ballets were composed by Russia’s own Pyor Tchaikovsky. Russia has been a great contributor to the arts, with unique ballet’s, and classical music. The pride of Russia.
The opening ceremonies for Sochi’s Winter Olympics and Paralympics will be kicking off come February 7th! There is a bit of mystery around the opening performance; Rumoured to have up to 1,000 performing artists to dazzle interested viewers.
Ulyana Lopatkina Guests who attended Vogue’s fashion night out were dazzled by the Mikhailov Gallery, showcasing jewelry with a traditional Russian twist. Of course, one of Russia’s renowned traditions is the Russian ballet. The collection featured images of The Mariinsky Theatre prima ballerina Ulyana Lopatkina wearing the elegant and opulent gems. The rings, earrings and chains were inspired by the silhouttes of the ballerina’s tutu’s.