Ekaterina Krysanova (Rus Екатерина Крысанова) and Igor Tsvirko (Rus Игорь Цвирко) in pdd from the Flames of Paris, music by Boris Asafiev, choreography bv Alexei Ratmansky after Vasili Vainonen. Ballet Star Gala, Mikhailovsky Theatre. Shot on 10.2.2018.
Ekaterina Krysanova (Rus Екатерина Крысанова) was born in Moscow. In 1995, she started her ballet education at the Galina Vishnevskaya Opera Centre in Moscow, later on she left it for the Mikhail Lavrovsky State Ballet School. In 2003, on completing her training at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy, she joined the Bolshoi Ballet. Her coach at the theatre is Svetlana Adyrkhaeva.
Igor Tsvirko (Rus Игорь Цвирко) is leading soloist with Bolshoi Theatre. He was born in Odintsovo (Moscow Region). In 2007, on completing his studies at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy where he studied with Alexander Bondarenko, he joined the Bolshoi Ballet Company. He rehearses with Alexander Vetrov.
Photo by Jack Devant ballet photography © with kind permission of the Mikhailovsky Theatre.