Sergei Filin (2nd R), artistic director of Russia's Bolshoi Ballet, Dmitry Vdovin (R), artistic director of the Bolshoi Theatre Young Artists Opera Programme, Vladimir Urin (4th R), director general ... more 
Sergei Filin (2nd R), artistic director of Russia's Bolshoi Ballet, Dmitry Vdovin (R), artistic director of the Bolshoi Theatre Young Artists Opera Programme, Vladimir Urin (4th R), director general of the Bolshoi Theater, Alexander Zhukov (3rd R), chairman of the Bolshoi Theatre Board of Trustees, and culture minister Vladimir Medinsky (3rd L) attend a meeting with dancers at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, September 17, 2013. The artistic director of Russia's Bolshoi Ballet is returning to Moscow from Germany following eight months and 22 operations on his eyes and face after an acid attack that nearly blinded him, the theatre's spokeswoman said. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov (RUSSIA - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT CRIME LAW) less 
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