Alexey Popov

Alexey Popov (Foto: Sascha Kletzsch)

First Soloist

Alexey Popov was born in Chisinau, Republic of Moldova. He graduated from the Vaganova Ballet Academy in 2010 and joined the Mariinsky Ballet the same year. Popov has toured with the Mariinsky Ballet to Italy, Germany, Sweden, Switzerland, the USA and Great Britain. From the 2016/2017 season, Popov will dance as a First Soloist with the Bayerisches Staatsballett.

Awards

  • First prize at the Yuri Grigorovich World Youth Ballet International Competition

Repertoire

Albrecht in Giselle
Prince Désiré in The Sleeping Beauty
The Nutcracker in The Nutcracker

Debuts with the Bayerisches Staatsballett

Pas de six in Giselle (P. Wright/M. Petipa)
Leading Soloist 3rd movement in Symphony in C (G. Balanchine)
Leading Soloist 4th movement in Symphony in C (G. Balanchine)
Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet (J. Cranko)
Albrecht  in Giselle (P. Wright/M. Petipa)
Colas in La fille mal gardée (F. Ashton)
Golden Idol in La Bayadère (M. Petipa/P. Bart)

Events with Alexey Popov

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Past events with Alexey Popov

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