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QUIZ: Test your knowledge of Russian ballet!

Get in the mood for Bolshoi and Ratmansky shows in London and New York.
By Oleg Krasnov, RBTH

The Bolshoi Theater is coming on tour to London in July. One of the world’s best ballet companies will present its famous productions of Don Quixote, Swan Lake, The Taming of the Shrew, Le Corsaire, and The Flames of Paris.

Meanwhile, U.S. audiences will be able to see the new ballets that Russian choreographer Alexei Ratmansky is bringing to the Metropolitan Opera (The Golden Cockerel on June 6-11). It might be a good idea to book your tickets now. RBTH invites you to test your knowledge of ballet with this quick quiz.

Bolshoi. RIA Swan Lake at the Bolshoi Theater New Stage. Source: Vadim Alexeyev / RIA Novosti

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