VIII International Yury Grigorovich Competition
«Young Ballet of the World» "dedicated to the upcoming 150th anniversary of the birth of Sergei Dyagilev
October 10-18, 2021
The Competition will be held in Sochi Winter Theater from
October 10 to October 18, 2021 and will be arranged in two age divisions: Junior
and Senior divisions.
Male and female dancers who are younger than 19 years
of age on the moment of the first day of Competition may join Junior Division.
Male and female dancers who are 19 years of age and not
older than 27 years of age on the moment of the first day of the Competition
- may join Senior Division.
Organizing Committee will establish following prizes:
6 awards for the Junior Division: 3 Prizes for boys +
3 Prizes for girls and award 4 Diplomas to participants of the Final Round.
6 awards and 4 diplomas for participants of the Final
Round in the Senior Division: 3 Prizes + 2 Diplomas will be awarded for
male and female dancers respectively.
Contestants will be supplied with free hotel accommodation
(accommodation for contestants in a double room during official participation
in the Competition) and 3 meals a day.
Application deadline:- September 5, 2021.
Sochi is one of the largest and the most beautiful city-resorts
on shore of the Black Sea.
Its unique climate, plenty of sunny days, the warm sea
and numerous healing springs, luxuriant flora attract a great number of
holiday-makers and tourists from Russia and other countries of the world.
Sochi is famous not only for the health-resort opportunities,
but also for the rich atmosphere of concerts and theatres.
Concert and theatre seasons have its long-standing traditions.
The well-known opera-houses and dramatic theatres, symphony and chamber
orchestras, various ensembles, dance and ballet groups, eminent soloists
of different genres of Art of Russia and Foreign countries participate
International competition of Yury Grigorovich “Young Ballet of the World”
will become a new bright color in the palette of the city’s cultural life.
The competition is being held with the purpose to help
the young ballet-dancers in their creative development, to increase the
professional skill to work their way up to perform on the stage, to establish
the creative and friendly relations among the young people of different
countries of the world, to exchange the professional experience, to make
popular the art of the classical dance among the general public and subsequent
development in the art of ballet.
international competition of Yury Grigorovich “Young Ballet of the World”
will be held in the period from October 10-18
2021 in the resort town of Sochi, on the stage of the Winter Theatre. The
creative manager of the competition and the chairman of the judges is the
eminent choreographer Yury Grigirovich.
The first competition is dedicated to the creative work
of the Legend of the Russian Ballet, the Great Ballerina of the XX Century
Young Ballet of the world winners