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Dubai’s Desert Palm to host top ballerina

DUBAI, January 11, 2017

Desert Palm Per Aquum, a retreat 15 minutes from Dubai’s urban centre,  will host an exclusive event titled Ballet under the Stars, which will feature one of the world’s most iconic ballerinas, Lucia Lacarra on January 26 and 27.

Being held in association with The Covent Garden Dance Company, Ballet under the Stars, will also feature principles and soloists from some of the world’s greatest companies, such as The Royal Danish Ballet, The English National Ballet, Strasbourg Ballet and Ballet Bejart.

Lacarra will be joined onstage by her husband and dance partner, Marlon Dino during this limited edition run at Desert Palm Per Aquum, as they and the troupe perform classical performances, from some of the world’s most renowned ballets.

Other stars lined-up to appear include Ksenia Ovsyanick, a principal with the Staatsburg Ballet, Berlin, Zdenak Konvalina, English National Ballets’ principal from 1998-2015, Jon Axel Fransson, a soloist with the Royal Danish Ballet, Silvia Selvini from the Royal Danish Ballet, Vitali Safronkine and Iker Murillo from Ballet Bejart and Marsha Rodriguez with Ballet Bejart.

Tickets for the events start from Dh750 ($204), and include a French bubbly reception, a three course dinner, and half a bottle of grape beverage per person, with a premium seating on offer at Dh 1,000. Tickets for the event are available exclusively through Platinum List. – TradeArabia news Service

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