A native of Moscow, Anastasia began her dance education at an early age. She graduated from the Bolshoi Ballet Academy (MGAH) in 2011 and competed in the International Ballet Competition “Transformation” in St. Petersburg in 2012, where she won first place in the Classical Dance Solo and Folk Dance Solo categories. Anastasia studied professionally with Tatiana Galtseva, Alla Boguslavskaia and Irina Pyatkina. She danced in “Notre Dame de Paris,” “Vain Precaution,” “Paquita” and “Arogonskaya Jota” among other roles on the Bolshoi stage. Anastasia also performed with the Kremlin Ballet company, where she had roles in “Swan Lake,” “Sleeping Beauty,” “Le Corsaire,” “The Nutcracker,” “Romeo and Juliet,” and more. She also toured throughout Russia and more than ten countries with the company. Anastasia won first place in the World Ballet Art competition in New York in 2015 and will participate in the finals in Canada in 2016. Additionally, she has appeared in movies, documentaries and television series including a lead role in the movie “Bolshoi” (2015) and the Russian version of the reality shows “The Bachelor” and “Rendezvous with the Stars”.
Anastasia first came to BBT in 2014.
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