In Etudes. The leading part. With Evgenia Obraztsova. Photo by Elena Fetisova.
In Etudes. The leading part. With Evgenia Obraztsova. Photo by Elena Fetisova.
Emeralds. Pas de trois. With Daria Khokhlova and Margarita Shrayner. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Emeralds. Pas de trois. With Daria Khokhlova and Margarita Shrayner. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Bronze Idol in La Bayadere. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Bronze Idol in La Bayadere. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Frantz in Coppelia. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
As Frantz in Coppelia. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.

Nearest performances

Petrushka 18 December
Symphony in C 21 December
Gaîté Parisienne 21 December21 December
Nutcracker 29 December

Awards

2016 – The First Prize at the All-Russia Ballet Dancers and Choreographers Competition (Junior Group), Moscow;
The First Prize at the International Ballet Competition Grand Prix of Siberia, which was held in the framework of the IV International Forum Ballet of the XXI Century (Junior Group, divided with Mark Chino), Krasnoyarsk;
2017 – I degree laureate of the 2nd International Moscow competition among young performers in classical, Jazz-modern and folk dance choreography DANCEMOSCOW (Classical Dance nomination, Senior Group, Soloists);
Grand Prix at the 3rd All-Russia Young Dancer's Competition Russian Ballet (Moscow);
The First Prize at the Moscow International Ballet Competition (Junior Group, Duets),
The International Federation of Ballet Competitions Prize for The Best Duet (at the same contest, partner Elizaveta Kokoreva).

						

Biography

Was born in Ufa. From 2010 to 2014 he trained at the Bashkir Choreographic College named after Rudolf Nureyev. In 2014 he joined the Moscow State Academy of Choreography and on graduating (2018) entered the corps of the Bolshoi Ballet. While studying Denis Zakharov appeared as Blue Bird in the Bolshoi’s production of The Sleeping Beauty by P. Tchaikovsky (choreography by M. Petipa, Y. Grigorovich version). His teacher-repetiteur at the Bolshoi is Denis Medvedev.

His repertoire during the education period included roles of Colas in La Fille mal gardée by P. Hertel (choreography by Y. Grigorovich); Conrad in Suite Le Jardin Anime from Le Corsaire by A. Adam (choreography by M. Petipa,  Y. Burlaka version); second duet in The Variations on a Rococo Theme to music by P. Tchaikovsky (choreography by A. Miroshnichenko).
His concert repertoire included pas de deux from Le Corsaire, Little Count Cherry’s variation from Cipollino by K. Khachaturyan (choreography by G. Mayorov), Jean de Brienne’s variation from Raymonda by A. Glazunov (choreography by M. Petipa), etc.

Repertoire

2018
Principal Dancer
(Etudes to music by Carl Czerny, choreography by Harald Lander)
Pas de Trois (G. Balanchine’s Emeralds to music by Gabriel Fauré, Part I of Jewels)
The Bronze Idol (La Bayadère by L. Minkus, choreography by M. Petipa,  Y. Grigorovich's version)
Four Cavaliers' Variation (Raymonda by A. Glazunovб choreography by M. Petipa, Y. Grigorovich's version)
French Doll, Harlequin (Nutcracker by P. Tchaikovsky, choreography by Y. Grigorovich) 

2019
The title part
(Petrushka by Igor Stravinsky, choreography by E. Clug)
Fisherman (La Fille du Pharaon by C. Pugni, choreography by P. Lacotte after M. Petipa)
Frantz (Coppelia by L. Delibes, choreography by M. Petipa and E. Cecchetti, S. Vikharev’s version)
James (H. Levenskiold’s La Sylphide, choreography by A. Bournonville, J. Kobborg's version)
Interpolated Pas de Deux (Giselle by A. Adam, choreography by J. Coralli, J. Perrot, M. Petipa, Y. Grigorovich's version)
part (‘two couples’) in part 1, Soloist Part 4, Soloist Part 1 (Symphony in C to music by G. Bizet, choreography by G. Balanchine)

All in group

  • Andrei Koshkin
  • Ivan Alexeyev
  • Batyr Annadurdyev
  • Ilya Artamonov
  • Pyotr Attikov
  • Taimuraz Baskaev
  • Mikhail Batalov
  • Iliya Beresnev
  • Grigory Chapaev
  • Mark Chino
  • Danila Khamzin
  • Vasily Danilchuk
  • Sergei Diev
  • Dmitry Dorokhov
  • Klim Efimov
  • Dmitry Efremov
  • Dmitry Ekaterinin
  • Nikita Elikarov
  • Ivan Filchev
  • Oscar Frame
  • Alexei Gaynutdinov
  • Anton Gaynutdinov
  • Egor Gerashchenko
  • Vitaly Getmanov
  • Evgeny Golovin
  • Igor Gorelkin
  • Pyotr Gusev
  • Artem Kalistratov
  • Nikita Kapustin
  • Arsen Karakozov
  • Ilya Karpovich
  • Mikhail Kemenov
  • Aleksei Khamzin
  • Kirill Kireyev
  • Victor Kleyn
  • Anton Kondratov
  • Alexei Kostin
  • Mikhail Kryuchkov
  • Sergei Kuptsov
  • Sergei Kuzmin
  • Fuad Mamedov
  • Alexei Matrakhov
  • Victor Meshcherekov
  • Artur Mkrtchyan
  • Roman Mudragel
  • Nikita Oparin
  • Maxim Oppengeym
  • Yuri Ostrovsky
  • Ivan Poddubnyak
  • Ivan Prazdnikov
  • Apollinary Proskurnin
  • Dmitry Puchkov
  • Igor Pugachev
  • Alexei Putintsev
  • Alexander Samotkanov
  • Yevgeny Sazonov
  • Egor Sharkov
  • Mikhail Shelamov
  • Vladislav Shevchenko
  • Modest Skorodumov
  • Dmitry Smilevsky
  • Pavel Smirnov
  • Kirill Sobolev
  • Kirill Sokolovsky
  • Dmitry Starshinov
  • Maxim Surov
  • Erick Swolkin
  • Alexei Tedeyev
  • Evgeny Triposkiadis
  • Dmitry Umnikov
  • Ilya Vladimirov
  • Kamil Yangurazov
  • Denis Zakharov
  • Sergei Zakharov
  • Sergei Zelenko
  • Dmitri Zhuk
  • German Zhukovsky
General sponsor of the Bolshoi Theatre is Ingosstrakh Insurance Company
General partner of the Bolshoi Theatre is investment group Absolute
Privileged sponsor of the Bolshoi Theatre is Credit Suisse bank
Privileged partner of the Bolshoi Theatre is GUM
Bolshoi Ballet Official Sponsor is Nestlé company