Olga Malinovskaya and Artyom Maksakov (written also Artjom Maksakov), both with Boston Ballet, in Sehnsucht as honorary guest talents at IBBC 2013.
Olga Malinovskaya was born in Moscow in 1989. She received her dance training at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy, graduating in 2007 (class of Tatiana Galtseva). She joined the Estonian National Ballet as a Soloist the same year and later Boston Ballet. Ms. Malinovskaya repertoire with that company includes Kitri in Don Quixote, Marie in The Nutcracker, and Constance in The Three Musketeers.
Artyom Maksakov was born in Ukraine. He graduated from Tallinn Ballet School in 2004. He has been a dancer of the Estonian National Opera ballet troupe since 2003, Het National Ballet, currently with Boston Ballet.
Photos by Jack Devant with kind permission of the IBBC, special thanks to Marina Seiko and Regina Kaupuza.