artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet Sergei Filin do another surgery to restore vision, which will be the 36th in a row. Her hold on Tuesday, October 27 – the day of the 45th anniversary of the choreographer. This Filin told Tass.
artistic director of the Bolshoi Theatre is now in a German clinic in Aachen. He explained that although the operation had on his birthday, you must obey strict health plan. Filin said he feels fine, optimistic and tries to restore health for a full life.
In March 2016 Owl leave the Bolshoi Theater – his contract ends. Position artistic director after his retirement will be abolished. In his place October 26 appointed the former head of the Mariinsky Ballet Maharbek Vaziev, but he will not artistic director, and director of the troupe, who will assign administrative responsibilities.
On the future plans of the owl is not saying.
Choreographer suffered serious facial burns after in January 2013 an unknown doused him in the street acid. Later the artist was found – it was Yuri Zarutsky neighbor to testify Bolshoi Theater soloist Paul Dmitrichenko. Himself dancer was found guilty of the crime and received a sentence of six years imprisonment in a penal colony.
After the incident Owl almost completely lost his sight. Resume work in the theater, he managed just seven months after the attacks.