Elena Kim was born in Novosibirsk. She studied the piano at the State Conservatory in her home town. As a concertmaster for the ballet she worked at the Novosibirsk Opera and Ballet Theatre, the Vaganova Academy and the Mariinsky Ballet in St. Petersburg.
Since the 2016/2017 season Elena Kim is a répétiteur with the Bayerisches Staatsballett.
Romeo and Juliet