Invitation Programme

XXI War and Peace Ball

Under the gracious patronage of
HIH Grand Duchess Maria of Russia and HIH Grand Duke Georgy of Russia

The Patrons, Organising Council and Committee

in commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the Treaty of Paris 1814
Count Andrei Tolstoy-Miloslavsky, Chairman of the War and Peace Ball
requests the pleasure of your company

Hotel George V, Paris

Friday 21 November 2014

Salle "Chantilly"

6.30 pm - 9.30 pm

Master class dance rehearsal conducted by Nina Ivanovich, choreographer, the Vaganova Ballet Academy

Saturday 22 November 2014

Salle "Vendome"

7 pm - 1.45 am

XXI War and Peace Ball
Costume Ball - Style Empire

Guests of Honour

Le Comte et La Comtesse de Paris
Duc et Duchesse de France


Anush Hovhannisyan - Nadezhda Karyazina
Members of Young Artists Programme
Royal Opera Covent Garden

Artists Graduates of the Vaganova Ballet Academy
Ballroom Orchestra
Russian & Gypsy dances & songs

Nadezhda Karyazina - mezzo soprano

Charity Auction

conducted by Sotheby's
for Restoration of the Cupolas
Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Paris
for The Summer Youth Camp Laffrey
The Vitiaz Association

The organisers reserve the right to alter the programme without warning