We speak to Russian State Ballet and Opera House producer Alexej Ignatow ahead of their ballet triple-bill this autumn.

Following the success of their touring ballet productions, the internationally acclaimed Russian State Ballet and Opera House return to the Belgrade Theatre this autumn with three of history’s most popular ballets.

Ahead of their performances of Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty and The Nutcracker, producer Alexej Ignatow told us more about his work with the company, and what he loves most about classical music.