Sergey Konaev is principal researcher, State Institute for Art Studies, Moscow.
Dr. Konaev will be Visiting Belknap Fellow in the Humanities Council and the Department of Music. An expert on the records of the Russian Imperial Theatres, he conducts research in the history of ballet at one of its most distinctive centers. His publications delve into the transactions between French and Russian composition and choreography in the key late Russian imperial years.
Course: How to Build a Ballet from Archival Materials: The Dances Tchaikovsky Sourced for “Swan Lake”