Georgia’s Sukhishvili dance company boycotts Crimea

By | September 2nd, 2016|Categories: In brief|Tags: , |

TBILISI, DFWatch–Georgia’s most famous folk dance ensemble Sukhishvili has turned down an invitation to perform in Sevastopol and Simferopol, two cities in Crimea. The Georgian National Ballet, as it is formally called, posted a short note on Facebook about their decision. […]

Sukhishvili performed at Russian oligarch son’s Moscow wedding

By | March 29th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Mikhail Gutseriev. TBILISI, DFWatch–Russian media reported that Elton John, Sting, Jeniffer Lopez, Enrique Iglesias, Beyonce and others performed at the wedding of the son of Russian oligarch Mikhail Gutseriev March 26 in Moscow. It caught some attention in Georgia […]

Georgian elite dancers support opposition

By | September 21st, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: |

TBILISI, DFWatch – Five members of the Georgian president’s favorite dance troupe, the National Ballet, say they support his main opponent. Georgian National Ballet – founded at the end of the Second World War — is the country’s most famous dance ensemble and its […]