Gaukhar Usina

Leading soloist the ballet Honored Worker of the Republic of Kazakhstan

She was born in Almaty. In 1998 she graduated from A.V. Seleznev College of Choreography. From 1998 to 2001 she was a leading soloist of Abay State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet in Almaty.

From 2001 to 2005 she was a leading soloist of the Imperial Russian Ballet and of the Russian National Ballet (Moscow). From 2005 to 2013 she was a leading soloist of K. Baiseitova National Theatre of Opera and Ballet. Since 2013 she is a leading soloist of «Astana Opera».


– Winner of I “Baiterek” International Ballet Competition (2006).


  • Odette-Odile (“Swan Lake”)
  • Marie (“The Nutcracker”, Yuri Grigorovich production)
  • Kitri (“Don Quixote”)
  • Nikia (“La Bayadere”)
  • Aurora (“The Sleeping Beauty” Yuri Grigorovich production)
  • Camille Claudel (“Rodin” Boris Eifman production)
  • Juliet (“Romeo and Juliet”)
  • Morzhan (“Karagoz” by G. Zhubanova)
  • Aegina (“Spartacus”,Yuri Grigorovich production)