Russian Ballet Master May Lose His Sight

7:56 am
Fri January 18, 2013

Russian Ballet Master May Lose His Sight

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A shocking story from Moscow this morning about passion and power struggles in ballet. An acid attack on the artistic director of the Bolshoi Theater ballet troupe...
A masked assailant threw acid at the artistic director of Russia's Bolshoi Theater ballet troupe, an attack that Bolshoi representatives said may cause him to lose his eyesight and appeared to be linked to power struggles at the famed ballet company.