Former prima ballerina of the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, Anastasia Volochkova, made several revelations about the life of this cultural institution artists.
Anastasia Volochkova revealed, suitability dailymail.co.uk, that ballerinas were obliged to go to parties with various oligarchs and even sexual relations with them, not to be dismissed from the theater. Also, according ballerina, if they refuse these conditions, the chief artists were threatened that they would not go on tour abroad.
Anastasia Volochkova was fired by the new theater director Anatoly Iksanov, because it was “too fat”, but claiming that it was just an excuse abusive behavior and an example of the new theater director Anatoly Iksanov, who replaced Sergei Filin, after he was attacked with acid by a dancer of the theater. Bolshoi management has denied the allegations and said that it is a revenge ballerina. The scandal comes after Sergei Filin artistic director was the victim of an acid attack, ordered just a star of the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, dancer Paul Dmitrichenko.
Anastasia Volochkova (born 20 January 1976) is a Russian prima ballerina. Anastasia Volochkova was born into a middle-class family in Saint Petersburg. Her father was a table tennis champion and coach, and her mother was a tour guide.Volochkova has been married once, and she has a daughter, Ariadna, born in 2005. They live in Saint Petersburg and Moscow.