RUS ART international agent of the classical ballet theatres from Russia, Russian contemporary and folk dance companies.

OUR MISSION is to let the foreign audience discover the best famous and new, talented and promising dance companies and shows from Russia.

The Founder: Anastasia Kovalenko

Anastasia Kovalenko is an experienced performing arts manager. Anastasia graduated from the Bolshoi Ballet Academy, danced in the Bolshoi Theatre and the Moscow Classical Ballet Theatre. Anastasia started her producer career as the head of the HR-Department of the Moscow State Philharmonic Society, she later coordinated touring and guest companies and artists, continued as a chief project’s officer in Rosconcert. Anastasia founded RUS ART productions in 2009.

In 2012, Anastasia became one of the first Russian students graduated from the United Nations’ EMPRETEC Program for entrepreneurs.

In 2016, Anastasia won the grant of the Theatre Union of the Russian Federation that yearly rewards theater professionals across Russia.

The Theatres

RUS ART is proud to present the best classical, folk and contemporary dance theatres from Russia

Swan Lake in Montreal

The PERM OPERA BALLET toured in Canada for the first time from February 22 to 26, 2017 with Tchaikovsky's The Swan Lake in Natalia Makarova's version of the famous Marius Petipa choreography in Place des Arts, the most prestigious performing arts center of Montreal.

80 members, among 65 dansers of PERM OPERA BALLET performed 6 representations, 6 tones of the sets and costumes were delivered directly from Russia to Canada. 

60 musicians of live orchestra under the direction of the PERM OPERA BALLET Principal conductor, Maestro Valery Platonov accompanied all performances of PERM OPERA BALLET in Montreal. 

Total audience of the PERM OPERA BALLET tour in Montreal is 18 000 people.