The photos below were taken from the Celebration of the World Premiere of the ballet "Pater Olympian." The Celebration was held on December 9, 2002 at Marriott Tverskaya hotel in Moscow, Russia.

Zhanna Chuvarova (left) of the Pater Olympian Russian artistic group
Natasha LaFayette (right) - teacher and dancer of the Phyllis Latin Dance Company

Zhenya Romanova of the Pater Olympian Russian artistic group with Bob Hoffman and Zhenya's friend

Olga Ivashova, Lesa Hayward and Helen Rudneva

Bob Hoffman, Helen Rudneva and Gennady Ledyakh

Bob Hoffman and Phyllis Latin with Corps de Ballet Russian dancers

Olga Ivashova and Bob Hoffman

Natalya Chekhovskaya (center), Vitaly Breusenko (center right) and Maksim Gerasimov (lower right)

Helen Rudneva, Vitaly Breusenko, Vasily Polushin, Cesar Ortiz and Anzhelika Tagirova

Phyllis Latin and Bob Hoffman with Russian principal dancers Konstantin Telyatnikov, Maya Ivanova and Vitaly Breusenko

Russian and American dancers and guests applauding a speech
at the Celebration

Bob Hoffman with Maya Ivanova and Konstantin Telyatnikov, principal dancers

Gennady Ledyakh addressing the Russian and American dancers and guests