Ballet Municipal de Lima

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Ballet Municipal de Lima
General information
NameBallet Municipal de Lima
Year founded1983
Founding artistic directorLucy Telge de Linder
Principal venueMunicipal Theatre of Lima (Teatro Municipal de Lima)
WebsiteOfficial Website
Senior staff
DirectorLidia Segni
Artistic staff
Ballet Master in ChiefMikhail Koukharev
Corps de Ballet

The Ballet Municipal de Lima is Peru's classical ballet company, based in the capital city of Lima.


The Ballet Municipal de Lima was founded in 1983 by Lucy Telge de Linder, who remains the current Director of the company. Although the company is a small one by international standards (48 dancers during the 2011-2012 season), it is a professional company that performs regularly in Lima, as well as touring throughout Latin America.[1]

The company's repertoire includes classical ballet standards such as Giselle, Swan Lake, La Sylphide, Coppelia, Romeo and Juliet, La Fille Mal Gardee, Le Corsaire, and several others.[2]


  1. ^ "Historia". Ballet Municipal de Lima. Archived from the original on 2012-01-24. Retrieved March 26, 2012.
  2. ^ "Historia". Ballet Municipal de Lima. Archived from the original on 2012-01-25. Retrieved March 26, 2012.

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