Guest Principals

Ernest Latypov

Born in Bishkek (Kyrgyz republic). In 2012 he graduated from the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet, studio of G. Selyutsky.

He has been a member of the Mariinsky ballet company since 2012 till 2017.

He took part in the following productions with the Mariinsky ballet company: classical duet in Giselle ballet; La Sylphide (James, young men); La Bayadère (Solor); Swan Lake (Siegfried, Princes friends); Raymonda (Béranger); Don Quixote (Basil); Le Corsaire (Ali, Lankendem); Fokines ballets Le Spectre de la rose, Scheherazade (Zobeides slave), Carnival (Arlequin); The Fountain of Bakhchisarai (Vaslav, young men, Chief of Guard); Nutcracker (Prince-Nutcracker, Negro; choreography by V. Vainonen); Romeo and Juliet (Troubadour), ballets by Leonid Yakobson Spartacus (Satyre), Shurale (Ali-Batyr); ballets by George Balanchine Piano Concerto No. 2 (Ballet Imperial), Jewels (Diamond, Rubies); A midnights summer dream (Pas-de-deux of II act), Symphony in C (III Allegro vivace); Frederick Ashtons ballets Sylvia (Slave, Pluto); Yuri Grigorovichs ballet A Legend of Love (Ferkhad, his friends); Alexei Ratmanskys ballets The Little Humpbacked Horse (Ivan the Fool), Cinderella (Summer); Infra (choreographed by Wayne McGregor); Nutcracker (Nutcracker-Prince, prod. by Mikhail Shemiakin); Anton Pimonovs ballets Bambi (Bambi), In the Jungle (Bambi the Leader); Russian Overture (choreographed by Maxim Petrov), as well as pas-de-deux from Le Corsaire, pas-de-trois from Die Puppenfee ballet; Without (choreographed by Benjamin Millepied); Prometheus (choreography by Emil Faski), pas-de-deux from The Talisman, pas-de-trois from Paquita.

Since February 2018 First ballet soloist with the Mikhailovsky theatre.

    Performed the following parts on the stage of the Mariinsky theatre:
  • Classical duet. Giselle by A. Adam (Choreography by Coralli, Perrot, Petipa)
  • James. La Sylphide by Løvenskiold (Choreography by Bournonville, revised by von Rosen)
  • Solor. La Bayadère by Minkus (Choreography by Petipa, revised by Ponomaryov/Chabukiani)
  • Siegfried. Swan Lake by Tchaikovsky (Choreography by Petipa, Ivanova, revised by Sergeyev)
  • Béranger. Raymonda by Glazunov (Choreography by Petipa, revised by Sergeyev)
  • Pas-de-deux. The Talisman by Drigo (Choreography by Petipa)
  • Basilio. Don Quixote by Minkus (Choreography by Gorsky, based on Petipas work)
  • Ali. Lankedem. Le Corsaire by A. Adam (Choreography by Gusev, based on Petipas work)
  • The Young Man. The Spirit of the Rose with music by Weber (Choreography by Fokin)
  • Zobeides slave. Scheherazade by Rimsky-Korsakov (Choreography by Fokin)
  • Arlequin from Schumanns Carnaval (Choreography by Fokin)
  • Vaslav. The Fountain of Bakhchisarai by Asafiev (Choreography by Zakhsrov)
  • Nutcracker, Prince. Nutcracker by Tchaikovsky (Choreography by Vaynonen)
  • Trouvere. Romeo and Juliet by Prokofiev (Choreography by Lavrovsky)
  • Satyr. Spartacus by Khachaturyan (Choreography by Yakobson)
  • Ali-Batyr. Shuraleh by Yarullin (Choreography by Yakobson)
  • George Balanchins ballets: Tchaikovskys Piano Concerto No. 2 (Ballet Imperial), Jewels (Emaralds, Rubies with music by Fauré, Stravinsky), A Midsummer Night's Dream by Mendelssohn (Pas de deux of II act), Symphony in with music by Bizet (III. Allegro vivace)
  • Slave, Pluto. Sylvia by Delibes (Choreography by Ashton)
  • Ferkhad, his friends. A legend of Love by Melikov (Choreography by Yury Grigorovich)
  • Alexey Ratmanskys ballets: The Little Humpbacked Horse by Shchedrin (Ivan the Fool), Prokofievs Cinderella (Summer)
  • Infra with music by Richter (Choreography by McGregor)
  • Nutcracker, Prince. Tchaikovskys Nutcracker (Choreography by Simonov, production by Shemyakin)
  • Bambi, Bambi by Golovin (Choreography by Pimonov), Old Leader. In the Jungle by Lokshin (Choreography by Pimonov) and other.
  • Winner of the Moscow International Competition of Ballet Dancers and Choreographers (III prize, 2013)
  • Winner of XIII Open Russian Ballet Dancers Competition Arabesque - 2014 named after Ekaterina Maksimova: II prize for ballet dancers (male artists); II prize for performance of contemporary choreography
  • Winner of the Moscow International Competition of Ballet Dancers and Choreographers (II prize, 2017)
  • Winner of The Soul of the Dance award by the Ballet magazine in the category Rising star (2014)

Coming soon

Swan Lake
ballet in two acts, four scenes
Prince Siegfried
The Sleeping Beauty
ballet in three acts with a prologue
Prince Desire