Russian ballet great Maya Plisetskaya dies at 89

 Maya Plisetskaya, considered one of the greatest ballerinas of the 20th century, died in Germany on Saturday at the age of 89, the director of the Bolshoi, Vladimir Urin, announced.

May 03, 2015, 02:42 AM IST

Sergei Filin back at Bolshoi after acid attack

Sergei Filin, who was wounded and partially blinded by a horrendous acid attack in January, has returned to the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow.

Sep 18, 2013, 19:47 PM IST

Russia opens Bolshoi theatre corruption probe

Russian investigators are probing allegations that millions of dollars were embezzled in the renovation of Bolshoi Theatre.

Sep 14, 2009, 20:12 PM IST