Vaganova Ballet Academy

Hommage à Petipa

The 8th International Historical and Theoretical Conference

Hommage à Petipa 2022

Vaganova Ballet Academy is organizing on March 11-12, 2022 its Annual International Scientific conference «Hommage à Petipa» that coincides with the great ballet master’s birthday. Due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic the conference will be held online (Zoom).

Participation in the conference is reserved for researchers, theoreticians and practitioners of choreographic art. The conference talks can address a broad spectrum of issues concerned with history, theory and practice of ballet theatre. The deadline for submitting proposed talks is February 28, 2022.

The talks are 20 minutes (+ time for translating if it is necessary). The conference materials may be published, in Russian, at a later date in the Bulletin of the Vaganova Ballet Academy (provided a paper meets requirements and format of the Bulletin).

Conference coordinator: Larisa Abyzova, Associate Professor, Ph.D., e-mail address: