Altynai Asylmuratova

(Русский) Художественный руководитель балетной труппы, народная артистка РФ

Altynai Asylmuratova is a graduate of Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet (1978). From 1978 to 2000 she worked at the Kirov Theatre of Opera and Ballet (Mariinsky) as a principal dancer.

Altynai Asylmuratova was a guest soloist of the world’s most spectacular theatres: the Royal Opera House, Grand Op?ra, Teatro alla Scala, Ballet National de Marseille, American Ballet Theatre, etc. For 14 years (1999-2013) she has been an Artistic Director of Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet.

Mrs. Asylmuratova is People’s Artist of Russia, recipient of the Order of Friendship, Laureate of the “Golden Soffit” and the “Evening Standard” Theatre Awards.