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Ballerina Anastasia Volochkova was going to sue the theater because she did not pay pension, writes “Komsomolskaya Pravda”.
“Dancers retire early, so I retired with 38 years,” she said. According to the artist, she’s not dancing since 2003, and the Bolshoi theatre is ready to retire her, but refuses to pay her.
Volochkova said that she wanted to take away from theatre work book, however it it not give. The former ballerina said that already appealed to the lawyer. According to her, she was willing to sue out of principle.
The actress said she will be glad of any pension, “just pay it”.
In November 2016 Volochkova has accused the administrators of the State academic Bolshoi theatre of Russia in the organization of prostitution. According to her, not cheap tickets to the Bolshoi theatre can afford an “elite audience.” Volochkova claimed that ballerina from the corps de ballet were repeatedly told stories about how they were given the condition: “If you do not agree to go to a Banquet with the continuation, they will not go to the next road.”
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