Elena Evseeva and Igor Tsvirko in The Flames of Paris PDD, music by Boris Asafiev, choreography by Vasily Vainonen. Shot at Dance Open 2019 Gala on 29.4.2019 in Alexandrinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg.
Elena Evseeva (Елена Евсеева) is the First Soloist with Mariinsky Ballet. Vaganova graduate, danced 2001-2008 in the Mikhailovsky Theatre, moved to Mariinsky in 2008.
Igor Tsvirko (Игорь Цвирко) is a Leading Soloist with Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow. Born in Odintsovo (Moscow Region). In 2007, on completing his studies at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy where he studied with Alexander Bondarenko, he joined the Bolshoi Ballet Company. He rehearsed with Alexander Vetrov.
Photos by Jack Devant Ballet Photography with kind permission of the Dance Open ballet festival and Ekaterina Galanova, special thanks to Kristina Proku.