XXIV International Ballet Festival “Ballet Stars in Jūrmala”

The International Ballet Festival “Ballet Stars in Jūrmala” invites you to meet renowned ballet stars from both abroad and Latvia every summer.

ARTISTS

Nicole Ward, Luca-Andrea Lino Tessarini – Netherlands Dance Theatre

Anna Laudere, Edvin Revazov – Hamburg Ballet

Maria Baranova, Jinhao Zhang – Bavarian State Ballet

Veronika Gordina – Ukraine

Elza Leimane, Jolanta Lubēja, Krista Štrausa, Viktors Seiko, Kārlis Cīrulis, Andris Pudāns – Latvian National Ballet

Soloists and artists of the Latvian National Ballet

Artistic director – Aivars Leimanis

CHOREOGRAPHY

John Neumeier, Demiss Volpi, Luca-Andrea Lino Tessarini with the new work “Antidot” (performed by the author himself). As well as the immortal classic Pas de deux from the ballet “Don Quixote”, excerpts from this season’s new productions of the Latvian National Ballet, including Frederick Ashton’s “Dance of the Wooden Shoes” from the ballet “La Fille mal gardée” and the ballet “The Jungle Book”, where Raimonds Martinovs’ choreography meets Kārlis Lācis’ music, as well as Elza Leimane’s choreography “Blooming”.