SEVASTOPOL BALL AT NAKHIMOV SQUARE
June 8, 2019 Nakhimov Square hosted the first municipal Sevastopol Ball which united hundreds of participants. The event was carried out to the accompaniment of the Sevastopol State Symphony Orchestra conducted by Vladimir Kim, who for the first time performed in full strength on the main square of the hero-city.
Residents and guests of the city danced waltzes, polkas, quadrilles to the music of Tchaikovsky, Strauss, Glinka, Sviridov. Dmitry Platov, the creative director of the Grand Sevastopol Officers’ Ball, was the dance master of the event. The participants performed a legendary dance “Kalinka” that has become a trademark of the project.
Brilliant singers Petr Smekodub, Artem Timofeev, Slavyana, Dinara Khafizova performed at the event. Pushkin’s poems contributed to the magic atmosphere to the ball programme.