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29 Oct

Ballet dancer Anastasiia Bannikova will first appear in the performance “The Birth of Ballerina”

Ballet dancer Anastasiia Bannikova will debut in the performance “The Birth of Ballerina” on Thursday, October 31. She will dance Fairy.

Anastasiia Bannikovais a laureate of Settimana Internazionale della Danza in Perugia and a participant in the III International Ballet Competition named after Rudolf Nureyev in Budapest. She graduated from Odessa State College of Culture and Art named after Kostiantyn Dankevych and International Slavic University in Kiev. She has been working in the ballet troupe of Odessa National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre since 2002. She performs the parts in the ballets “Paquita”, “La Bayadere”, “Don Quixote”, “Nureyev forever ...”, “Swan Lake”, “The Sleeping Beauty”, “The Nutcracker”, “Carmen Suite” and many others.

In the ballet on October 31 you will also see Honoured Artist of Ukraine Serhii Dotsenko in the part of the Prince, Anastasiia Cherniak as Anna, Mykola Vorivodin as Harlequin and Ruslan Talipov as Pierrot. The other theatre artists and students of the exemplary classical dance ensemble "Fuete" of Odessa Children's Art School No. 4 are also involved in the performance.

Conductor – Vitalii Kovalchuk.

Anastasiia Bannikova in the ballet “Carmen Suite”. Photo by Viktor Sobko