Russian dancers glitter in gala
A delegation of Russian ballet stars recently showcased their talent in the GreatHall of the People, presenting a gala show to Chinese people in celebration of a cultural exchange between Chinese and Russian youth. Internationally famous dancers, such asMaria Allash, DenisMatvienko and Sergei Polunin, performed wellknown excerpts from La Bayadere, La Corsaire, and Spartacus. The show was sponsored by Russian companies Gazprom Bank and Sibur, and Chinese company China Environmental EnergyHoldings. Russian officials, including Ambassador to China Andrei Denisov, attended the celebration.