• Prize-winner at the International Vaganova-Prix Ballet Dancers’ Competition (St Petersburg, 2002).
Born in Leningrad.
Graduated from the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet in 2002 (class of Marina Vasilieva, Honoured Artist of Russia).
After graduating from the Academy she joined the Mariinsky Theatre.
Repertoire at the Mariinsky Theatre includes:
La Sylphide (the Sylph); choreography by August Bournonville, revised version by Elsa-Marianne von Rosen,
Giselle (Giselle); choreography by Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot and Marius Petipa,
Le Corsaire (Gulnare); production by Pyotr Gusev after the composition and choreography of Marius Petipa,
La Bayadère (Gamzatti); choreography by Marius Petipa, revised version by Vladimir Ponomarev and Vakhtang Chabukiani,
The Sleeping Beauty (Breadcrumb Fairy, Gold Fairy, Silver Fairy, Fleur de Farine Fairy); choreography by Marius Petipa, revival of the 1890 production,
The Sleeping Beauty (Aurora, Generosity Fairy, Silver Fairy); choreography by Marius Petipa, revised version by Konstantin Sergeyev,
Swan Lake (Odette-Odile, Pas de trois, Cygnets); choreography by Marius Petipa, revised version by Konstantin Sergeyev,
Raymonda (Raymonda, Grand pas, Variation); choreography by Marius Petipa, revised version by Konstantin Sergeyev,
Don Quixote (Kitri, Flower Girl, Variation in Act IV); choreography by Alexander Gorsky,
Chopiniana (Nocturne, Eleventh Waltz); choreography by Michel Fokine,
The Fountain of Bakhchisarai (Maria); choreography by Rostislav Zakharov,
Romeo and Juliet (Juliet); choreography by Leonid Lavrovsky,
Études; choreography by Harald Lander,
Manon (Courtesan); choreography by Kenneth MacMillan,
George Balanchine’s ballets Apollo (Polyhymnia), Symphony in C (Third Movement), The Four Temperaments, Jewels (Emeralds, Rubies, Diamonds), Piano Concerto No 2 (Ballet Imperial), Theme and Variations and Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux,
The Nutcracker (Masha); production by Mihail Chemiakin, choreography by Kirill Simonov,
Alexei Ratmansky’s ballets Middle Duet and Anna Karenina (Anna Karenina),
William Forsythe’s ballets The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude and In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated,
Ondine (Ondine, Naiads); choreography by Pierre Lacotte,
Without; choreography by Benjamin Millepied
and Grand pas classique; choreography by Viktor Gzovsky.
Repertoire also includes:
Les Noces; choreography by Bronislava Nijinska,
The Meek One (the Meek One); choreography by Donvena Pandoursky,
Flight of Angels (Soloist); choreography by Edwaard Liang,
Du Côté de chez “Swann”; choreography by Alexei Miroshnichenko
and Nirvana; choreography by Emil Faski.
She created the female role in Alexei Miroshnichenko’s Du Côté de chez “Swann”, premiered at the VI International Ballet Festival Mariinsky (St Petersburg, 2006).
Has toured with the Mariinsky Ballet Company to Great Britain, Germany and China.