Topics » Arts & Culture   June 30, 2013

Amid Turmoil, an American 'Prince' Returns to Russia

Making History

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Making History

In his 2011 role as the prince in Sleeping Beauty, David Hallberg became the first American principal dancer at the Bolshoi, the world's largest ballet company and Russian cultural epicenter since its founding in 1776.