Russia's culture ministry fires Bolshoi chief

by VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, Associated Press - 9 July 2013 08:45-04:00

MOSCOW (AP) — The Bolshoi's top manager lost his job Tuesday after months of infighting following an acid attack on its artistic director that has stained the reputation of the famed Moscow theater.
The departure of Anatoly Iksanov, the theater's director general, comes just a few weeks after the ouster of his rival, principal dancer Nikolai T...

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