Festival dedicated to the great impresario of the 20th century Sergei Diaghilev, traditionally presents the most iconic and innovative productions performed by outstanding masters of contemporary ballet. The 2020 season will be opened by the MODANSE program of the Bolshoi Theater prima ballerina, People's Artist of the Russian Federation Svetlana Zakharova. On the stage of the Alexandrinsky Theater will be presented two one-act ballets - "Like Breath" and "Gabrielle Chanel". The main event of the festival will be a large-scale international exhibition of portraits “In Diaghilev's Circle. Intersection of Fates ”dedicated to the creative path of Sergei Pavlovich Diaghilev and his contribution to the development of world ballet. The festival program will be complemented by a round table "Sergei Diaghilev and the Artistic World of Europe", which will be attended by journalists, researchers, writers from Russia and Europe.