Anastasia Nikitina• Prize-winner at the International Competition Vaganova-Prix (St Petersburg, 2006)
• Winner of the all-Russia Competition Young Talents of Russia in the nomination "The Art of Choreography" (Moscow, 2007)Born in St Petersburg.
Graduated from the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet. Joined the Mariinsky Theatre in 2008.Her repertoire includes:
Pas de quatre (Fanny Cerrito);
roles of coryphées in the ballets La Sylphide, The Sleeping Beauty (Breadcrumb Fairy), The Nutcracker, Swan Lake, Balanchine´s Apollo, La Valse, Jewels (Diamonds).