The Mariinsky Theatre Trust is grateful to BP for its four-year support of the Mariinsky UK touring programme. This partnership builds on the strong relationship already established between BP Russia and the Mariinsky Theatre in St Petersburg and forms part of BP's cultural programme in the UK.


The Mariinsky Theatre Trust

Over 20 years of innovative support


  • The Mariinsky Theatre Trust has been ground-breaking in the world of arts support organisations.

    Created in 1993 by Valery Gergiev, the Trust combines practical assistance for the Mariinsky Theatre’s work in Russia with active promotion of its most innovative programming in the UK.



Summer/Autumn season 2014


  • Throughout the summer and autumn of 2014, the Mariinsky Theatre Trust, working in association with its many UK partners, will present the Mariinsky Opera, the Mariinsky Chorus and the Mariinsky Stradivarius Ensemble in an exciting series of performances and concerts in Birmingham, Cardiff, Edinburgh and London.

    Please check our Forthcoming Events page for full details.



Xander Parish


  • The Mariinsky Theatre Trust (UK) is pleased to support the young British dancer, Xander Parish, at the Mariinsky Theatre from 2010 until 2014.


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