In the one of the most beautiful halls in Moscow, in the Hall of Church Cathedrals of the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, the legendary and unique State Academic Choreographic Ensemble “Birch” will perform for the first time.
The team celebrated the 70th anniversary of its creative activity and the 110th anniversary of the founder of the ensemble Nadezhda Nadezhdina. Over the years, "Birch" was able to become a reference personification of the classical Slavic dance culture, gained worldwide fame and toured the globe around the world, winning the hearts of spectators of different nationalities and collecting unchanged notices.
In the luxurious interiors of the Hall of Church Councils, viewers will see a constellation of masterpieces created by Birch: round dance, Chain, Swan, Spinach, Sudarushka, waltz Birch, Field Flowers and many others. With the arrival of the male group in 1959, the ensemble’s creative palette was enriched with new colors, both male and couple dances appeared - “Topotuha”, “Patterns”, “Bachelors”, “Festive Dance”, “Coachmen”, “Jokers”, “ Carousel ”,“ Siberian Suite ”, triptych“ Russian Porcelain ”, choreographic cycle“ Seasons ”. The creative heritage of N. Nadezhdina includes more than 40 productions.
An integral part of the ensemble "Birch" is an orchestra of Russian folk instruments. Only live musical accompaniment allows the viewer to get the impression of a holistic dance and music performance.
In 1979, after the death of the legend of Russian choreography N.S. Nadezhdina, People's Artist of the USSR M.M. Koltsova. The soloist of "Birch", a student and follower N.S. Nadezhdina, Mira Mikhailovna became her worthy successor and heiress. She preserved the unique team, its special style, and the creative heritage of N.S. Nadezhdina and increased it with her own productions. Concert programs of the ensemble are adorned with works by M.M. Ring dances “Necklace”, “Rainbow”, “Lacemakers”, “Autumn round dance”, “Bells”, round dance “Razdolnaya”, square dance “Khokhloma” bench and many others.
In the Hall of Church Cathedrals of the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, viewers will see the best numbers for all the years of the Birch. The program is designed in such a way that Muscovites and guests of the capital, having come to the concert, receive a powerful charge of aesthetic pleasure and pleasure from the bewitching masterpieces of Nadezhda Nadezhdina and Mira Koltsova performed by the legendary Birch.