As Philippe in The Flames of Paris.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Ballet Dancer in The Bright Stream.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Evil Genius in Swan Lake.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Count Albrecht in Giselle.
Svetlana Lunkina as Giselle.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Emeralds.
Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
In the title part in Ivan the Terrible.
Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
In the title part in Ivan the Terrible.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
As Armand in Lady of the Camellias.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Jean de Brien in Raymonda.
Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
As Petruchio in The Taming of the Shrew.
Ekaterina Krysanova as Katharina.
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
 
 

Nearest performances

Ballet by John Cranko in three actsOnegin13 december
Ballet in two actsNutcracker30 december

Awards

2010 — the youth grant from the independent Triumph award

2012 — the Ballet magazine Soul of Dance prize (Up-and-Coming-Star nomination)

Biography

He was born in Moscow to the ballet family.

In 2006 he completed his studies at the Moscow Choreographic Academy (Ilya Kuznetsov’s class), he joined the Bolshoi Ballet Company.

At the present time, his teachers-repetiteurs are M.Lavrovsky and V. Lagunov.

Repertoire

2006

Flamenco (Carmen Suite to music by Bizet-Shchedrin, A. Alonso production)
Grand Pas (Raimonda by A.Glazunov. Choreography by M. Petipa in the version by Y. Grigorovich)
Final Waltz and Apotheosis (Nutcracker by P. Tchaikovsky, Yuri Grigorovich production)

2007

Role in Serenade by P. Tchaikovsky (Choreography by George Balanchine) — was among the creators of this ballet at the Bolshoi theater
Waltz (Swan Lake by P. Tchaikovsky. Choreography by Marius Petipa, Lev Ivanov, Alexander Gorsky. In the 2nd version by Yuri Grigorovich)
Role in Class Concert to music by A.Glazunov, A. Lyadov, A. Rubinstein, D. Shostakovich; (choreography by Asaf Messerer)
Toloragva (La Bayadère by L. Minkus. Choreography by M. Petipa, Yuri Grigorovich production)

2008

Gurn (Herman Levenskiold’s La Sylphide; choreography by August Bournonville in a version by Johan Kobborg)
Soloist (Igor Stravinsky’s Jeu de cards; Alexei Ratmansky сreation)
Two pairs in part IY (Symphony C-major to music by G. Bizet, choreography by G. Balanchine)
Officers (A. Melikov’s A Legend of Love, choreography by Y. Grigorovich)
Friends to Colas (La Fille mal gardée by L. Hérold, choreography by F. Ashton)
Hunters (participant of the opening night performance), Philippe (Boris Asfiev’s The Flames of Paris. Production and new choreography by Alexei Ratmansky after Vasily Vainonen)
Little Count Cherry (Cipollino. Music by Karen Khachaturyan. Genrikh Mayorov production)
Pair in blue (Russian Seasons. Music by Leonid Desyatnikov, choreography by Alexei Ratmansky) — was among the creators of this ballet at the Bolshoi Theatre

2009

Wilfreed (Giselle by A. Adam; choreography by Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot, Marius Petipa in the version by V. Vasiliev)
Ballet Dancer (The Bright Stream. Music by Dmitry Shostakovich. Alexei Ratmansky production)
Evil genius (Swan Lake)
Florent, a friend to Phoebus (Cesare Pugni’s La Esmeralda; Choreography by M. Petipa, production and new choreographic version by Y. Burlaka, V. Medvedev)

2010

Juliet’s Friends, Count Paris (Romeo and Juliet. Music by S. Prokofiev. Choreography by Y. Grigorovich)
Pas de trois (Grand Pas classique for the ballet Paquita by L.Minkus, choreography by M. Petipa, production and new choreographic version by Y. Burlaka)
Bernard (Raimonda by A.Glazunov. Choreography by M. Petipa in the version of Y. Grigorovich)
Prince Fortune, Blue Bird (The Sleeping Beauty by P.Tchaikovsky, choreography by M. Petipa, Y. Grigorovich version)

2011

The Nutcracker-Prince (Nutcracker)
Phoebus (Cesare Pugni’s La Esmeralda; Choreography by M. Petipa, production and new choreographic version by Y. Burlaka, V. Medvedev)
Lucien (Illusions perdues. Music by Leonid Desyatnikov, choreography by Alexei Ratmansky)
Role in Chroma ballet, music by Joby Talbot and Jack White (choreography by Wayne McGregor) — participant of the opening night performance at the Bolshoi theater
Count Albrecht (Giselle in the version by Y. Grigorovich)
Foreign Princes seeking Aurora’s hand in marriage (The Sleeping beauty)
Basilio (Don Quixote, by L.Minkus, choreography by M. Petipa, A. Gorsky, A. Fadeyechev version)

2012

Solor (La Bayadere)
Leading part in Emeralds (Part I of Jewels to music by G. Faure, choreography by G. Balanchine) — participant of the opening night performance at the Bolshoi theater
Two pairs (Classical Symphony to music of S. Prokofiev, choreography by Y. Possokhov)
Duet (Dream of Dream to music of S. Rachmaninov, choreography by J. Elo)
Fisherman (Cesare Pugni’s La Fille du Pharaon; Pierre Lacotte production after Marius Petipa)


He participated in the Bolshoi Theatre’s Studio of New Choreography project. In 2006 he was among the creators of the number I think, therefore I am to music by group Coil (choreography by A. Abalichina, Dina Hussein).

In 2011 he appeared at the star gala-concert in memoriam of Galina Ulanova from the cycle “The Russian ballet icons” on the stage of the London Coliseum — there he danced a fragment from The Red Poppy by R. Glière (choreography by E. Vasilieva) with Daria Khokhlova and pas de deux from Flames of Paris with Ekaterina Krysanova.