On 1 June 2017, a press conference dedicated to the tour of the ballet of the Bolshoi Theatre of Russia in Japan will take place in the Embassy of Russia in Japan.


On 1 June 2017, a press conference dedicated to the tour of the ballet of the Bolshoi Theatre of Russia in Japan will take place in the Embassy of Russia in Japan.

The opening ceremony of the Russian Seasons will take place on 4 June 2017 in Tokyo at Bunka Kaikan Performing Arts Centre. It is expected that from the Russian side the opening ceremony will be attended by Olga Golodets, Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Medinsky, Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation, Evgeniy Afanasyev, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Russia in Japan, Andrey Konchalovsky, a film director. From the Japanese side, it is expected that the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan, the Minister of Education, representatives of the Ministry of Culture, Sports, Sciences and Technologies of Japan, management of Bunka Kaikan Centre will attend the ceremony.