Георгий Гераскин

Biography

Georgy Geraskin was born in Moscow. In 1992 he finished the Moscow college of Choreography, class A. Bondarenko (now the Moscow State Academy of Choreography). and joined the Bolshoi Ballet. In 1998 he graduated from the ballet-master department of the Russian Academy of theatrical art qualifying as a teacher-repetiteur.

He rehearses with Vasily Vorokhobko and other teacher-repetiteurs.


Repertoire

1996

Four dandies (Anyuta to music of V. Gavrilin, choreography by V. Vasiliev)

1997

The Mouse King (Nutcracker, by P. Tchaikovsky, choreography by Y. Grigorovich)

1999

Kuman (“Polovtsian March” in Prince Igor by A. Borodin. Choreography by K. Goleyzovsky)
Grand Pas (La Bayadere by L. Minkus. Choreography by M. Petipa in the version of Y. Grigorovich)
Two pairs in part II (Symphony C-major to music by G. Bizet, choreography by G. Balanchine) — was among the creators of this ballet in the Bolshoi theater

2000

Krakowiak and mazurka (Polish ball in Ivan Susanin by M. Glinka. choreography by R. Zakharov)
The God of the River Nile (Cesare Pugni’s La Fille du Pharaon; Pierre Lacotte production after Marius Petipa)
Dance with a drum (La Bayadere)

2001

Four shepherds (A. Khachaturian’s Spartacus, choreography by Y. Grigorovich)
Waltz (Swan Lake; choreography Alexander Gorsky, Marius Petipa, Lev Ivanov in the second version by Yuri Grigorovich)
Role in Passacaille to music by Anton von Webern. Rolan Petit production — was among the creators of this ballet at Bolshoi Theatre
Chekalinsky (La Dame de Pique to music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky, choreography by R. Petit) — the creator (the world premier)
Grey Wolf (The Sleeping Beauty by P. Tchaikovsky, choreography by M. Petipa, Yuri Grigorovich production)

2002

Friends to Colas (La Fille mal gardée by L. Hérold, choreography by F. Ashton) — was among the creators of this ballet at Bolshoi Theatre
A Stranger (A Legend of Love. Music by Arif Melikov. Yuri Grigorovich production)

2003

Highlander (The Bright Stream. Music by Dmitry Shostakovich. Alexei Ratmansky production)
Two knights, grand pas, mazurka (Raimonda by A.Glazunov. Choreography by M. Petipa in the version of Y. Grigorovich)
Bolero (Don Quixote by L. Minkus, choreography by Marius Petipa, Alexander Gorsky in a version by A. Fadeyechev production)
Paris (Romeo and Julie by S. Prokofiev. Declan Donnelan and Radu Poklitaru production)

2004

Prince Fleur de Pois (The Sleeping Beauty by P. Tchaikovsky, choreography by M. Petipa, Y. Grigorovich’s version)
Gurn (Herman Levenskiold’s La Sylphide; choreography by August Bournonville in a version by Johan Kobborg)
Soloist (Concerto Barocco to music by Johann Sebastian Bach, choreography by G. Balanchine)
Men (Yuri Krasavin’s Magrittomania; choreography by Yuri Possokhov) — was among the creators of this ballet at the Bolshoi Theatre

2005

Officer (Gaite parisienne to music by Jacques Offenbach, in M. Rozental’s adaptation, choreography by L. Massine) — creator of the role in Russia
Jota (Le tricorne by Manuel de Falla, choreography by Leonide Massine)
Hans (Giselle by A. Adam; choreography by Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot, Marius Petipa in the version by Yuri Grigorovich)

2006

Two fashionable pairs (The Golden Age by D. Shostakovich. Production by Yuri Grigorovich)

2008

Two friends (Herman Levenskiold’s La Sylphide; choreography by August Bournonville in a version by Johan Kobborg) — was among the creators of this ballet at the Bolshoi Theatre
Auvergne dance (Boris Asfiev’s The Flames of Paris. Production and new choreography by Alexei Ratmansky after Vasily Vainonen) — was among the creators of this ballet at the Bolshoi Theatre

2009

Artynov (Anyuta to music of V. Gavrilin, choreography by V. Vassiliev)
The Duke (Giselle in the version by Yuri Grigorovich)
Czardas (Coppelia by L. Délibes. Choreography by Marius Petipa and Enrico Cecchetti; revival and new choreographic version by Sergei Vikharev)
Clopin Trouillefou (Cesare Pugni’s La Esmeralda; Choreography by M. Petipa, production and new choreographic version by Y. Burlaka, V. Medvedev)

2010

Signor Capulet (Romeo and Juliet. Music by S. Prokofiev. Choreography by Y. Grigorovich)

2011

Stahlbaum (Nutcracker)
He was among the creators of Infanta and Jester (choreography by S. Bobrov) to music by A. Schnittke, presented in 1995 in San-Francisco (USA) at the festival “Together we dance” devoted to the 50th anniversary of the UN.


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General partner of the Bolshoi Theatre is investment group Absolute
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