Ballet
Denis Matvienko
Andrey Shanshin
Sergey Samoilenko
Vitaly Polovnikov
Anna Zharova
Natalia Ershova
Elena Lytkina
Anna Odintsova
Vera Sabantseva
Maxim Grishenkov
Ivan Kuznetsov
Mikhail Lifentsev
Roman Polkovnikov
Anna Germizeeva
Olga Grishenkova
Maria Kuzmina
Anastasia Lifentseva
Natalia Lifentseva
Ekaterina Likhova
Maria Shlemova
Evgeny Graschenko
Konstantin Alexentsev
Oleg Bondarchuk
Ilia Golovchenko
Evgeny Basalyuk
Mikhail Nedelsky
Nikolay Maltsev
Eva Gluzkaya
Margarita Solodova
Elizaveta Barannikova
Anna Osipova
Adelina Negara
Anna Marusina
Anastasia Voronova
Maya Grigorieva
Margarita Shepeleva
Nadezhda Sorokina
Olga Makarova
Julia Kutnyakova
Anna Golubeva
Natalia Shokot
Sofia Tsiplukhina
Ellina Khilay
Oxana Utochkina
Anna Zimina
Svetlana Slatvitskaya
Julia Rudakova
Olga Poteshkina
Ekaterina Plesovskikh
Maria Nikolaeva
Zemfira Nazemtseva
Maria Mashkina
Ksenia Maruschak
Ekaterina Malko
Irina Shabanova
Angelina Laperdina
Diana Kozhurenko
Ksenia Zakharova
Elena Zaretskaya
Nina Evseeva
Alyona Dyakina
Irina Drobysheva
Sofia Dernova
Glafira Soboleva
Tamara Tiunova
Julia Goncharova
Natalia Golovchenko
Marina Gaskova
Anastasia Vedernikova
Anna Bikovskaya
Julia Bespalova
Kirill Kruglov
Mikhail Degtyarev
Kohey Fukuda
Philipp Tran
Arno-Stin Tsembengoy
Juri Mastrangeli
Elisey Inshakov
Konstantin Blinov
Denis Golov
Anton Bashmakov
Danil Pikarenko
Yuri Zinnurov
Dashi Sakhiyaev
Nikita Ksenofontov
Ilnur Ziyangirov
Semyon Goncharenko
Ilya Solomonov
Vasily Sobolev
Vadim Slatvitsky
Ruslan Sagdakov
Kirill Novitsky
Artyom Klimov
Maxim Zimin
Evgeny Dubrovsky
Dmitry Zheleznyak
Milan Voronyuk
Oleg Banin
Maxim Babkin
Vladimir Grigoriev
Tatiana Kladnichkina
Larisa Vasilevskaya
Nina Furalyova
Galina Sedova
Victoria Ryazhenova
Zhanna Sharifullina
Victoria Solomina
Italia Novikova

Artistic Director of the Ballet

Denis Matvienko

Honoured Artist of Ukraine

Denis Matvienko was born in Dnepropetrovsk (Ukraine). From 1989 to 1997 he studied in Kyiv State Choreographic School, class of Valery Parsegov. While being a student of graduation class of the school, Denis made his debut on stage of the National Opera of Ukraine in Sleeping Beauty ballet (part of Prince Désiré).

From 1997 to 2001  soloist of the National Opera of Ukraine n.a. T. Shevchenko (Kiyv). Between 2001 and 2002  principal dancer of the Mariinsky Theatre. During only one season Denis performed numerous parts in such productions as La Sylphide (James), Le Corsaire (Ali), Don Quixote (Basil), Jewels (Emeralds), Theme and Variations. He was the first performer of Princes part in Cinderella ballet choreographed by Alexei Ratmansky (2002). From 2003 to 2007  principal dancer of the National Opera of Ukraine. From 2007 to 2009  principal dancer of the Mikhailovsky Theatre.

Denis participates as a guest soloist in such theatres as New National Theatre in Tokyo, Bolshoi Theatre, Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Paris Opera, American Ballet Theatre (ABT). Since 2009  principal dancer of the Mariinsky Theatre. From 2011 to 2013  artistic director of the National Opera of Ukraines Ballet Company.

  • Laureate of IV International contest of ballet artists in Luxemburg (Grand prix, 1997)
  • Laureate of III International contest of ballet artists n.a. Rudolph Nureyev in Budapest (Grand prix, 1998)
  • Laureate of III International contest of modern and classical choreography (Gold medal and award of Vaslav Nijinsky, Nagoya, Japan, 1999)
  • Laureate of X International contest of ballet dancers and choreographers in Moscow (Grand prix, Moscow, 2005)
  • "Soul of the Dance" award in "Star" nomination (2008)
  • Awarded with Ministry of Culture of Tatarstan Republic "For Cultural Achievements" award pin
  • Laureate of "DANCE OPEN" International ballet award in nomination "Best duet" (2011)

Coming soon

Spartacus
ballet in three acts
Crassus
Peer Gynt
modern ballet in two acts