Tour of the new school of ballet Petersburg held for journalists world-famous choreographer. Boris Eifman showed them the building, which is currently under installation of furniture, installation and adjustment of the equipment.
Today the building is placed in service. New halls Academy preparing for the first qualifying rounds of students.
On the question of who will pay for tuition, Boris Eifman has given an unequivocal answer: "Learning and living in the academy is free. It is totally urban project and it took place thanks to the Government of St. Petersburg. "
In total, the building academy will train 250 people from all over Russia. The educational institution is focusing on children from disadvantaged, large, low-income families.
These guys will be able to live at the academy, this provides room for 135 seats.
The Academy will open its doors on September 1 this year. The building area of over 11 thousand square meters. m erected on the site of the dismantled buildings rehearsal Theatre of Boris Eifman.
Ceremonial laying of the foundation of coins in the new building took place on May 19, 2011. Education will go in two directions: "Choreography" and "Theater and decorative art."
According to the architects, the building is divided into three main parts: a residential building, educational building and unifying courtyard atrium with ballet halls.
The academy is its own dining room, medical center, sports pool, ballet halls, classrooms and administrative space.