Sofia Ivanova-Skoblikova in Grand pdd from Don Quixote. Choreographed by Marius Petipa to the music of Ludwig Minkus and Riccardo Drigo. Shot at Gala Dance Open 2016 on 25.4.2016 in Alexandrinsky Theatre, St Petersburg, Russia.
Sofia Ivanova-Skoblikova (Rus. Софья Иванова-Скобликова) is currently the Second Soloist with Mariinsky Ballet. She was born in St Petersburg, graduated from the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet in 2013 (class of Veronika Ivanova). Joined the Mariinsky Ballet in 2013.
Photos by Jack Devant Ballet Photography with kind permission of the Dance Open, special thanks to Ekaterina Galanova and Adelia Mukhamedzhanova.