June 9, 2015
Natalia Osipova to Withdraw From Performance of Romeo and Juliet, Wednesday Evening,#44; June 17, Due to Injury
Due to injury, Natalia Osipova, a Guest Artist with American Ballet Theatre, will not perform the title role in Romeo and Juliet scheduled for Wednesday evening, June 17 at the Metropolitan Opera House, it was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie.
Ms. Osipova sustained an injury during a performance of Giselle this season with American Ballet Theatre.
“We are hopeful that Natasha will take the time she needs to fully recover,” said Mr. McKenzie. “I join the entire Company in sending her our very best wishes.”
American Ballet Theatre’s 2015 Spring Season at the Metropolitan Opera House continues through July 4, 2015.