The 2019 Event of the International Ballet Exams of the “Méthode Russe de Monte-Carlo de Lorena Baricalla” took place on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April in the prestigious Espace Léo Ferré in Monaco, in the presence of leading figures from the world of dance, art and culture.
The event has a pedagogic, educational, artistic and cultural goal and it is created to support the young people. It has been held with the attendance of leading figures of ballet, art and culture.
The “Méthode Russe de Monte-Carlo de Lorena Baricalla” – “The Lorena Baricalla Monte Carlo Russian Method” produced by PromoArt Monte-Carlo Production, is the result of the artistic and teaching experience of the international ballet star and choreographer Lorena Baricalla. It follows the Russian tradition which developed in Monte Carlo in the early 1900s, with the creation of Diaghilev’s Russian Ballets.
Monaco born, Lorena Baricalla received her diploma with top marks at the “Princess Grace” Academy in Monte Carlo with Russian Master Marika Besobrasova, with whom she continued to work after graduation. She danced the leading roles at the Monte Carlo Ballet and from there has made an international career spanning 35 countries around the world. Parallel to her career as a performer, Lorena Baricalla has built on her knowledge of dance in order to fine-tune her own teaching method.
The Lorena Baricalla Monte Carlo Russian Method has been created to support young dancers and ballet schools. In addition, with her company PromoArt Monte-Carlo Production, Lorena Baricalla assists young dancers by donating scholarsips.