Marina Leonova

Dear Friends!

I am delighted to welcome you on behalf of the world-famous Moscow State Academy of Choreography – the Bolshoi Ballet Academy – Russia’s oldest theater arts educational institution founded in 1773.

In 2023, the BBA celebrates the 250th anniversary of its foundation. All this time, the Academy has been pursuing a variety of activities aimed at careful preservation and consistent development of Russia’s cultural and historical heritage in the field of dance and choreography.

 These days, the Academy is a state-of-the-art hub of ballet education with a unique team of result-oriented teachers whose main features are high professionalism, individual approach to each student and deep passion for their mission. This combination of features is the basis of education we provide, helping students achieve striking results and join the ranks of professional performers and teachers of most prominent ballet companies and schools worldwide.

 The Academy offers a variety of educational programs in the field of ballet and choreography arts: intermediate education, bachelor and master courses, post-doctoral education, traineeship, internships, as well as supplementary vocational training programs.

 The doors of the Academy are always open to motivated and gifted foreign students ready to learn from the best masters of the Russian ballet school, capitalizing on their priceless expertise”.
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