Elizaveta Kruteleva

First Soloist

Elizaveta Kruteleva was born in Moscow. She received her education at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy and joined the Bolshoi Ballet in 2008. In the season 2016/2017 Elisaveta Kruteleva danced as First Soloist with the Bayerisches Staatsballett. In December 2017 she decided to end her engagement at the Bayerisches Staatsballett and return to her home country. 


  • Silver medal at the International Competition of ballet dancers in Moscow


La Bayadère (M. Petipa)
Don Quixote (M. Petipa)
Swan Lake (Y. Grigorovich)
The Sleeping Beauty (Y. Grigorovich)

Debuts with the Bayerisches Staatsballett

Shades variation in La Bayadère (M. Petipa/P. Bart)
Lead Soloist 3rd movement in Sinfonie in C (G. Balanchine)
Pas de six in Giselle (P. Wright/M. Petipa)
Helena in A Midsummer Night´s Dream (J. Neumeier)
Pas de deux from Flame of Paris (V. Vainonen)
Lise in La Fille mal gardée (F. Ashton)
Bianca in Taming of the Shrew (J. Cranko)

(Information as of Dec 2017)