The ballet «Bright stream» will present at the Bolshoi theatre

© RIA Novosti / Andrey Babushkinskiy hall of the Bolshoi theater in Moscow. Archival photoThe ballet «Bright stream» will present at the Bolshoi theatre© RIA Novosti / Andrey Babushkin

From 28 June to 2 July at the Bolshoi theater spectators present the Shostakovich ballet the Bright stream, the website

Second life setting gave the choreographer Alexei Ratmansky. Premiered in 2003. The choreographer has combined a graceful sense of humor, ancient pantomime, acrobatic daring of the Soviet ballet and fizkultparad. Ballet fit even a Bicycle.

For the first time this ballet was shown at the Leningrad Maly theater of Opera and ballet on April 4, 1935. At the Bolshoi theatre he was introduced on 30 November of the same year. However, Stalin did not like the staging, it was called «ballet falsehood».