Born in Leningrad (now St Petersburg).
Graduated from the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet in 1997 (class of Marina Vasilieva).
Joined the Mariinsky Ballet Company in 1997.
Her repertoire includes:
La Sylphide (the Sylph),
Giselle (Monna, Act I Pas de deux),
Le Corsaire (Trio of Odalisques),
La Bayadère (D’jampe, Bayadère),
The Sleeping Beauty (Canary Fairy, Little Red Riding-Hood, the White Cat); revival of the 1890 production,
The Sleeping Beauty (Carefree Fairy, Gold Fairy, Diamond Fairy); Konstantin Sergeyev’s version,
Le Réveil de Flore (Aurore),
Swan lake (Pas de trois, Cygnets, Neapolitan Dance),
Raymonda (Henrietta, Dream scene variation, Grand pas),
Don Quixote (Amour, Flower-Seller, Variation),
Michel Fokine’s ballets Chopiniana (Nocturne, Eleventh Waltz), Le Carnaval (Columbine, Papillon) and Pétrouchka,
The Fountain of Bakhchisarai (Maria); choreography by Rostislav Zakharov,
Spartacus (Menada); choreography by Leonid Yacobson,
Romeo and Juliet (Juliet’s Companion, Folk Dance),
The Legend of Love (Friend of Shyrin, Dance of Gold),
The Bedbug (Elzevir Renaissance),
Pas de quatre (Carlotta Grisi);
George Balanchine’s ballets Apollo (Calliope, Polyhymnia), Symphony n C (I Movement), Theme and Variations, The Four Temperaments (Melancholy), Jewels (Emeralds, Diamonds), Piano Concerto No 2 (Ballet Imperial), Scotch Symphony and La Valse,
Now and Then; choreography by John Neumeier,
The Nutcracker (Bees’ Pas de trois); production by Mihail Chemiakin, choreography by Kirill Simonov,
Alexei Ratmansky’s ballets Le Baiser de la fée (Friends of the Bride) and The Little Humpbacked Horse (Wet-Nurses),
William Forsythe’s ballets In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated and Approximate Sonata,
Reverence; choreography by Davis Dawson,
Ondine (Two Naiads); choreography by Pierre Lacotte,
Glass Heart (Gardener’s Wife); choreography by Kirill Simonov,
Diana Vishneva: Beauty in Motion (F.L.O.W., Three Point Turn),
Without; choreography by Benjamin Millepied
and dances in the operas Sadko (Fish-Gold-Feather), Ruslan and Lyudmila (Dances of Naina’s Charms) and Faust (Nymphs).
She has toured with the Mariinsky Ballet Company to Great Britain, Germany, Finland, Greece, China, Hong Kong and Azerbaijan.