Ivan Putrov Gala Coliseum Against the Stream

Published: 21 February 2019
Reporter: Vera Liber

Ivan Putrov’s star-studded international ballet gala, Against the Stream, will celebrate some of the art form's pioneers or one night only at the London Coliseum on 7 April 2019.

Dancers confirmed for the gala include Matthew Ball (Principal Dancer of The Royal Ballet), Mathieu Ganio and Eleonora Abbagnato (Étoiles of Paris Opera Ballet), Maria Kowroski (Principal New York City Ballet), Marcelo Gomes (Guest Principal), Dmitry Zagrebin (Principal of The Royal Swedish Ballet) and Katja Khaniukova (Soloist with English National Ballet).

Works confirmed for the evening’s gala programme include Diana and Actaeon Pas de Deux (Vaganova), Le Parc (Preljocaj), Suite en Blanc (Lifar), Diamonds (Balanchine) and In G Major Pas (Robbins).