1001 Nights Wins Russians Hearts
Azerbaijani State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre has presented with great success the ballet ‘Thousand And One Nights’ by outstanding Azerbaijani composer Fikret Amirov, on the stage of the Russian State Academic Bolshoy Theatre.
The colorful ballet with fabulous eastern plot has really won the hearts of Russian music-lovers. The overfull hall of the Bolshoy was attended by representatives of Russian and Azerbaijani intseligentsia, foreign guests.
Priot to the performance Russian Deputy Minister of Culture Natalya Dementyeva made a short speech. She has noted that the performance of Azerbaijani ballet on the stage of Bolshoy Theatre is a remarkable event in Russian spiritual life, which will enrich Russian culture with eastern spirit and draw together cultures of the two people. click for more