On 16 September, our theatre is officially returning from summer break. Our performers, including five new arrivals — the talented alumni of renowned ballet schools in Perm, Kyiv, and St. Petersburg — are already hard at work, rehearsing.


This is far from the first time that our theatre has joined the favourites of the Golden Mask, a popular theatre festival. This year, the Yacobson troupe has, once again, been given an opportunity to join the local iterations of the Golden Mask in the Russian region of Karelia, as well as in Latvia. 


This August, the Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre will follow its tradition to show its best classical productions at the legendary Mariinsky Theatre venue.

On 14 through 22 August, our troupe will be presenting the most iconic ballet in the world: The Swan Lake, with the score by Pyotr Tchaikovsky and choreography by Marius Petipa


In July and August, the Leonid Yacobson Theatre continued showing its classical repertoire on the famed Alexandrinsky stage


Andrey Sorokin, Principal at the Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre, winner of the St. Petersburg City Council's Youth Award and the Golden Soffit Award (the top theatre prize in the city), has successfully graduated from the Bachelor's Programme at the Vaganova Russian Ballet Academy, earning a degree in Ballet Education


During the first ten days of July, the Leonid Yacobson Ballet entered the main venue of Alexandrinsky Theatre with a whole bouquet of débuts


The Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre welcomes the summer of 2021 with a series of its best classical shows at Saint Petersburg's most symbolic venues. One of such venues is the main stage of the Alexandrinsky Theatre, a long-running partner of the celebrated ballet troupe.


The Saint Petersburg State Academic Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre plans to make its traditional contribution to Classics at the Palace Square, an annual large-scale gala concert in front of the Winter Palace, celebrating the city's founding anniversary. This year, it will take place on 28 May. 


On 23 May, the Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre will perform The Swan Lake at the historical venue of the Mariinsky Theatre. During the show, young dancer Lorenzo Lodi will make his first appearance as the evil wizard Rothbart. We are immensely proud of his talent and wish him a successful début and a wonderful stage career!


As part of its Grand Tour Programme, which spans all of Russia, the St.Petersburg State Academic Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre, headed by Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation...