The Bolshoi Theater's freshest premiers (PHOTOS)

Russia’s most famous stage has opened its curtains for the 245th season. Here are some breathtaking photos from the most recent premiers and good old classic ballet and opera performances.

Alyona Krovalyova in the premier of the one-act ballet ‘The Ninth Wave’.
A scene from the ballet ‘The Ninth Wave’.
Ekaterina Krysanova, Vladislav Lantratov in the ballet ‘The Ninth Wave’.
Anna Netrebko in the opera ‘Don Carlo’.
Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov in the opera ‘Don Carlo’.

A scene from the opera ‘Don Carlo’.
Olga Smirnova in the one-act ballet ‘Just’.

Anastasia Stashkevich, Vyacheslav Lopati in the ballet ‘Just’.

Maria Vinogradova, Igor Tsvirko in the ballet ‘Just’.

Ekaterina Krysanova, Vladislav Lantratov in the one-act ballet ‘Fading’.
Maria Vinogradova, Igor Tsvirko in the ballet ‘Fading’.

Svetlana Zakharova in the one-act ballet ‘Silentium’.

Svetlana Zakharova, Jacopo Tissi in the ballet ‘Silentium’.

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