|23 November, Thursday
Opening of the Festival
Soloists, chorus and orchestra musicAeterna
of the Perm Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre,
conductor – Teodor CURRENTZIS
Gustav Mahler. Symphony No. 1
Alban Berg. Violin concert. Soloist – Patricia Kopatchinskaja (violin).
Grand Hall of
St Petersburg Philharmonia || 20.00
|24 November, Friday
Jo STROMGREN (Norway) & Ulrike QUADE (Netherlands)
Performance “Coco Chanel”
Performances “AB3” and “Pas de Danse”
Youth Theatre on the Fontanka || 19.00
|25 November, Saturday
Opening of the Exhibition “Impresario. The Trajectory of Dance”
Sheremetev Palace || tba
|26 November, Sunday
Company Wayne McGregor (UK)
Theatre of Musical Comedy || 20.00
|27 November, Monday
St Petersburg State Academic Symphony Orchestra
conducted by Alexander Titov
Special guest – Vadim REPIN (violin)
Sibelius. Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Minor, Op. 47
Grand Hall of St Petersburg Philharmonia || 20.00
|28 November, Tuesday
Ballet Programme “Amore” featuring Svetlana ZAKHAROVA
Three one-act ballets:
Tchaikovsky. Francesca da Rimini
Bach, Respighi, Quintana. Rain Before it Falls
Mozart. Strokes Through the Tail
Alexandrinsky Theatre || 19.00
|30 November, Thursday
International Conference “In the Diaghilev’s Circle. Phenomenon of Les Saisons Russes in the Context of European Culture”
Documentary Film by Svetlana Astretsova “The Merchant of All Times. Virtual Museum of Sergei Diaghilev”
St Petersburg State Museum of Theatre and Music
|1 December, Friday
Ballet de Lorraine (France)
“Record of Ancient Things”
Tovstonogov Bolshoi Drama Theatre || 19.00
6 September 2017
Special Package Offers for the Festival Guests!
We are glad to make you a special offer, which includes tickets to the Festival events and accommodation in the hotel "Ambassador" 4*, and special prices for the Hotel Kempinski.
5 September 2017
Call for Papers for the International Conference “In The Diaghilev’s Circle. Phenomenon of Les Saisons Russes in the Context of European Culture”
You are invited to participate in the International Conference “In The Diaghilev’s Circle. Phenomenon of Les Saisons Russes in the Context of European Culture”, taking place on November 30 within the framework of the VIII International Festival of Arts DIAGHILEV. P.S. in St Petersburg, Russia.
8 August 2017
Charity Gala 2017 in the Winter Palace
Over a number of years the festival "Diaghilev. P. S." together with the State Hermitage Museum have been holding the Charity Gala for Friends and Patrons in the Winter Palace.
17 July 2017
Diaghilev. P.S. 2017 will present "Coco" by Jo Stromgren
A mysterious play "Coco", premiered in April 2017 in Amsterdam, was included into the programme of Diaghilev. P.S. 2017.
13 July 2017
Another premiere performance at the “Diaghilev. P.S.” 2017!
In addition to the previously announced choreographic sensation, "Relache", the Festival will present the June premiere of the Ballet de Lorraine from Nancy, "Record of Ancient Things", by choreographers Petter Jacobsson and Thomas Caley.
26 April 2017
We start introducing you to the programme of the festival Diaghilev. P.S. 2017
Dear friends and colleagues!
Let us start introducing you to the programme of the festival Diaghilev. P.S. 2017. The festival will be held on the last week of November, dates of the performances will be announced later. Venues of the performances are festival’s regular partners: Grand Hall of the St. Petersburg Academic Philharmonia, Alexandrinsky theatre, Tovstonogov Bolshoi Drama theatre.
27 March 2017
GALA BANQUET IN THE WINTER PALACE Friday, 30 June 2017
Every year, the State Hermitage Museum hosts the Gala Banquet in the Winter Palace. This magnificent celebration, worthy of the Russian Tsars, attracts patrons of the arts and friends of the Hermitage from all over the world.
The Banquet this year will highlight two main exhibitions of the year:
- “Nefertari and the Valley of the Queens” with ancient Egyptian treasures from the Collection of Museo Egizio, Turin
- “Anselm Kiefer to Velimir Khlebnikov” featuring one of the most famous artists of today
4 November 2016
Address of Kzysztof Penderecki
I very much look forward to visiting the International Festival of Arts “Diaghilev. P.S.”, as part of which the White Dance Theatre from...
11 July 2016
International Scientific Conference «IN DIAGHILEV’S CIRCLE. PR AS A RECIPE FOR SUCCESS» will be held on 21 November 2016
This year the Festival "Diaghilev. P.S." continues the cycle of scientific conferences "In Diaghilev’s circle". After bringing to light the issue of philanthropy and patronage of Ballets Russes in 2015, this time we suggest our members to examine methods and tools used skillfully by Sergei Diaghilev striving for success and global recognition of the Ballets Russes.
4 July 2016
The programme of the St Petersburg VII International Festival of Arts “Diaghilev. P.S.” is announced!
You can find a new programme here.
27 June 2016
Gala Banquet was held in the Hermitage on 24 June 2016 with support of "Diaghilev. P.S"
Every year, the State Hermitage Museum hosts a Gala Banquet in the Winter Palace. This magnificent celebration, worthy of the Russian Tsars, attracts patrons of the arts and friends of the Hermitage from all over the world.
20 November 2015
Information Letter for Directors of the Opera Theatres and Opera Agencies
The Festival invites Russian and international opera directors, agents and impresarios to take part in the «Diaghilev Audition» within the frames of the International Festival of Arts «DIAGHILEV. P.S.» on 20-21 November 2015
7 October 2015
DIAGHILEV. P.S. invites you to become an honorary guest of the Festival in St. Petersburg in November 2015
From November 15 to November 24, 2015 for the sixth time the International Festival of Arts “Diaghilev. P.S.”. will be held in St. Petersburg. We invite you to become its honorary guest.
29 September 2015
Opera Singers are invited to "Diaghilev Audition" on 20-21 November 2015
The Festival invites opera singers to audition within the frames of the International Festival of Arts «DIAGHILEV. P.S.» in St Petersburg
21 September 2015
24 November for the first time in Russia DIAGHILEV. P.S. will present ballets by Martha Graham Dance Company
For the festival grand finale, the troop of Martha Graham will present its dance works at first time in Russia.
6 August 2015
International Scientific Conference «IN DIAGHILEV’S CIRCLE. PATRONS» will be hold on the 16-17th of November 2015
This year we start a course of scientific conferences “In Diaghilev’s Circle”. Every year we will review a personality or a phenomenon that somehow came within the scope of activities of the Impresario. We start with Patrons...
1 July 2015
On 26 June 2015 the 10th Gala Charitable Banquet took place in the Winter Palace
Festival “Diaghilev P.S.” together with the State Hermitage Museum hold the charity Gala Banquet in the Winter Palace...