Bolshoi Theatre

Artistic director of the Bolshoi ballet Sergei Filin, center, speaks at a traditional annual meeting of the Bolshoi Theater in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

Bolshoi’s Filin returns to theater after attack

MOSCOW (AP) — The Bolshoi ballet’s artistic director has returned to the famed Moscow theater after months of treatment in Germany for burns he suffered to both eyes when a man threw acid in his […]

09/17/2013

Bolshoi Theater stage, Moscow, Russia. (AP Photo)

Battle for control over Bolshoi escalates

MOSCOW (AP) — The foes make a striking contrast — a bald, stolid general director versus an extravagant dancer with an opulent mane of dark hair. And the stakes could hardly be higher: control over the storied Bolshoi in a battle that has gone into overdrive.

03/20/2013