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Kristina Kretova
Kristina Kretova
First Soloist of Bolshoi Theatre of Russia
Born in Orel, Kristina graduated from the Moscow State Choreographic Academy and joined the Kremlin Ballet Theater, where she danced leading roles in many productions including: Giselle, Swan Lake, The Nutcracker, Don Quixote and La Esmeralda. She became the constant participant of the “Russian Seasons of the XXI century” project, and appeared in lead roles in The Firebird and Tamar. In 2010 she took the position of Principal Dancer at the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Music Theatre. In the season of 2011/12 she joined the Bolshoi Ballet. Her teacher-répétiteuris Nina Semizorova.
Photo courtesy of Boishoi Ballet