Benois de la Danse nominee

Graduated from the Perm Ballet School in 2011 and joined the Perm Opera and Ballet Theatre. Has been a principal dancer since 2012 and a laureate of many international competitions.

His repertoire includes the roles of Prince (The Nutcracker), Siegfried (Swan Lake), Desire (The Sleeping Beauty), Vershinin (Winter Dreams set to music by Tchaikovsky), Albert (Giselle), Ali (Le Corsaire), James (La Sylphide), Vaslav (Fountain of Bakhchisarai), the Second Matchmaker (Les Noces), Apollo (Apollo), the Young Man (Le baiser de la fée), Ivan (Firebird), Prince Charming (The Blue Bird and Princess Florine set to music by Adam), Romeo (Romeo and Juliette), Francois Renard (Cinderella), Styopka Kurochkin (Shostakovich’s Hypothetically Murdered), as well as solos in Ballet Imperial, Serenade, Variations on a Rococon Theme, The Seasons, Symphony in Three Movements set, The Second Detail, Souvenir, When the Snow Was Falling, and Asunder.

Nikita joined the Mikhailovsky Theatre in 2019 and his repertoire there consists of premiere roles in the following ballets — La Fille mal gardée, The Nutcracker, Romeo and Juliet, Cinderella, and solo roles in ballets Le Corsaire, The New Don Quixote, Hidalgo from La Mancha.