Victoria Tereshkina (Rus Виктория Терёшкина) and Artem Ovcharenko (Rus Артем Овчаренко) in Grand pas Classique, music by Daniel Auber, choreography by Victor Gsovsky. Ballet Star Gala, Mikhailovsky Theatre. Shot on 10.2.2018.
Viktoria Tereshkina (Rus: Виктория Терёшкина) is Principal Ballerina with Mariinsky Theatre Ballet Company in St Petersburg, Russia. She has born in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. Viktoria graduated from the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet in 2001, class of Marina Vasilieva. Same year she joined the Mariinsky Ballet.
Artem Ovcharenko (Rus. Артем Овчаренко) is Principal Dancer with Bolshoi Balet Company. He was born in Dnepropetrovsk (now Dnipr, Ukraine). He began to study dance at Dnepropetrovsk Ballet School, then he entered the Bolshoi Ballet Academy (class of Alexander Bondarenko). In 2007, after graduation from MCA he joined the Bolshoi Ballet Company where he started to rehearse with Nikolai Tsiskaridze. Now his master-repetiteur is Nikolai Fadeyechev.
Photo by Jack Devant ballet photography © with kind permission of the Mikhailovsky Theatre.