The Ballerina Gallery
Maria Alexandrova
b. 1978
Bolshoi Ballet


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Maria Alexandrova was born in Moscow in 1978. In 1997 she graduated from the Moscow Academic School of Choreography (class of Prof. S. Golovkina) and the same year she joined the Bolshoi Ballet company where she has worked with famous Marina Semyonova and Tatiana Golikova. Maria Alexandrova is distinguished by her beautiful lines, artistic skills and unique technique.

Repertoire includes:
Ramze (Pharaoh's Daughter), title role (La Sylphide), Mekhmene Banu (Legend of Love), Myrtha (Giselle), Kitri and Street Dancer (Don Quixote), Queen of the Ball (A Fantasy on Casanova Theme), solo parts in Dreams about Japan, Symphony in C, The Sleeping Beauty, La Bayadere, Romeo and Juliet, Chopiniana, The Taming of the Shrew.

Awards:
Golden Prize at the VIII International Ballet Competition In Moscow (1997).

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