Benois de la Danse nominee

Was born in Leningrad. Upon the graduation from Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet in 2004 (class of Prof. Gennady Seljutsky) joined Mariinskytheatre.

On Mariinsky stage he danced in LaSylphide (Young Man), Swan Lake (Spanish Dance), Raymonda (Grand pas), Don Quixote (Espade), The Fountain of Bakhchisaray (Vaslav, Polish Young man); The Legend of Love (Ferkhad's friends), Cinderella (Prince), Balanchine's Jewels (Emeralds), Four Temperaments, Shemiakin's The Magic Nut (Hungarian Suitor, Young Drosselmeier), Л/ufcrac/cer(Prince); Forsythe's Steptext, In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated, The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude, Approximate Sonata; The Golden Age (Alexander), TheMeekOne (Man) —choreography by Donvena Pandoursky.

He is the first to perform in the ballets staged at Mariinski theatre — Reverence by David Dawson (the world first show in 2005), Du Cote dechezSwan (2006) by Miroshnichenko,/.eBourgeoisgentilhomme (2005) by Dmitrievsky.