• Short Summary

    A PARTY OF SOME OF RUSSIA'S TOP BALLET DANCERS ARRIVED IN LONDON TONIGHT, (SUNDAY), FOR A SERIES OF PERFORMANCES AS PART OF LONDON'S INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF BALLET.

  • Description

    A PARTY OF SOME OF RUSSIA'S TOP BALLET DANCERS ARRIVED IN LONDON TONIGHT, (SUNDAY), FOR A SERIES OF PERFORMANCES AS PART OF LONDON'S INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF BALLET.

    THE PARTY MADE UP OF TWENTY-TWO DANCERS, HAVE BEEN DRAWN FROM SEVEN OF RUSSIA'S TOP BALLET COMPANIES - INCLUDING THE KIROV AND THE BOLSHOI.

    DESPITE THE BLEAK CONDITIONS IN LONDON, THE DANCERS COMMENTED THAT THE WEATHER WAS ALMOST LIKE SPRING IN THE SOVIET CAPITAL.WHEN THEY'D FLOWN OUT OF MOSCOW EARLIER IN THE DAY THE TEMPERATURE HAD BEEN MINUS 10-DEGREES CENTIGRADE.

    DURING THE FESTIVAL, WHICH STARTS ON BOXING DAY, THE RUSSIAN DANCERS WILL GIVE 24 PERFORMANCES DURING THEIR FOUR-WEEK STAY IN BRITAIN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3OHZVRS7SABKCTRA8Y1PYA2YK
    Media URN:
    VLVA3OHZVRS7SABKCTRA8Y1PYA2YK
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/12/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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