CBC's Jean-Francois Belanger reports how the incident has lifted the lid on the dark and murky world inside the Bolshoi with tales of rivalry, jealousy, cronyism and widespread corruption.
Art critic Nastassia Astrasheuskaya says the revelations have stained the Bolshoi's reputation.
"It's lost mainly it's aura. It's fairytale magic image. Now, it's become too earthly."Suggest a correction