Olga Esina
Prima ballerina of the Vienna State Ballet

Biography

Born in St. Petersburg. In 2004 she graduated from the Academy of Russian Ballet. A.Y. Vaganova (teacher Lyudmila Kovaleva).

In 2004-2006 danced for the Mariinsky Theatre (teacher Olga Moiseeva), where she performed the following roles:

Odette-Odile («Swan Lake», choreography by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov Konstantin Sergeyev), Calliope («Apollo», choreography by George Balanchine), Queen of the Dryads («Don Quixote», choreography by Alexander Gorsky), Lilac Fairy («The Sleeping beauty», choreography by Marius Petipa, revised version by Konstantin Sergeyev).

In 2006 she became a soloist of the ballet company of the Vienna State Opera and Folksoper, in 2010, became a prima ballerina combined Vienna State Ballet.

Since 2012 Invited ballerina of the Bolshoi Theater.
Since 2013 Invited ballerina of the Mariinsky Theatre.

Honors

2006, 2012 — Award nomination International Dance Association «Benois de la Danse».

2008 — Prize of the magazine «Ballet 2000».