Katrina Bezdeliga as Raymonda — JUNIOR GROUP 3rd place at IBBC 2013
- 1st place winner – Edvinas Jakonis (Lithuania)
- 2nd place winner – Agate Zalite (Latvia)
- 3rd place winner – Katrina Bezdeliga (Latvia)
Raymonda (Russian: Раймонда) is a ballet in three acts, four scenes with an apotheosis, choreographed by Marius Petipa, with music by Alexander Glazunov, his opus 57. First presented by the Imperial Ballet at the Imperial Mariinsky Theatre on 19 January [O.S. 7 January] 1898 in St. Petersburg, Russia. Among the ballet’s most celebrated passages is the Pas Classique hongrois or Raymonda Pas de dix from the third act, which is often performed independently.
Photos by Jack Devant with kind permission of the IBBC, special thanks to Marina Seiko and Regina Kaupuza.