An Art Exhibition of Tatiana Bruni, “Legend of the                                         Kirov”

Rare, Never Before Seen 

Art Exhibition of 


The Performance of the



Ballet: Pepita's Raymonda


Tatiana Bruni: A Legend of Classical 
Opera & Ballet Costume & Stage Design

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 
2700 F St NW 
Washington, DC  20566

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Tatiana Bruni - "Legend of the Classical Opera and Ballet Design" (1902-2001), renowned Russian painter, theater designer and graphic artist. She made many outstanding theater settings and costumes for the famous Mariinsky and Alexandrinsky Opera and Ballet houses in St. Petersburg. She was instrumental in developing the famous Constructivist Art Movement in early days of the Soviet Union. Tatiana Bruni was the stage designer of the Kirov Ballet for over 50 years. She also designed the costumes of the famous "Bolt Ballet" by Shostakovich. Her paintings is highly regarded in the art world. Bruni’s beautiful paintings of the world of classical ballet and opera allow visitors to see the diamond reflection of the great heritage of the Kirov Ballet and Opera House’s past with the beautiful performance and vision of The Mariinsky Ballet moving towards a brilliant future.

This is a once and a lifetime exhibition of her art work that has never been seen before. It is from the private collection of a famous Russian artist who was a friend of Tatiana Bruni. Her art will be available for sale. The Art Exhibition/Reception will feature the performance of Richard Trifan's new Romantic – Global Opera.