mon 27/01/2020

Bolshoi prima and violinist Repin have baby | reviews, news & interviews

Bolshoi prima and violinist Repin have baby

Bolshoi prima and violinist Repin have baby

To Svetlana Zakharova and Vadim Repin, a daughter

Proud parents: Ballerina Svetlana Zakharova and violinist Vadim Repin are Russian megastars

The Bolshoi Ballet’s prima ballerina Svetlana Zakharova gave birth in Moscow yesterday to a baby girl, the child of the celebrated violinist Vadim Repin. Weighing 3.1 kilograms, the baby is named Anna.

She warned that the renowned Russian ballet and music education is under potentially fatal threat from the country's own government

Share this article


Indeed, I would go as far as to say ballet is one of the few real assets Russia has. Everything else can be duplicated by others.

Add comment

Subscribe to

Thank you for continuing to read our work on For unlimited access to every article in its entirety, including our archive of more than 10,000 pieces, we're asking for £3.95 per month or £30 per year. We feel it's a very good deal, and hope you do too.

To take an annual subscription now simply click here.

And if you're looking for that extra gift for a friend or family member, why not treat them to a gift subscription?


Get a weekly digest of our critical highlights in your inbox each Thursday!

Simply enter your email address in the box below

View previous newsletters