Artem Ovcharenko

Artem Ovcharenko

Bolshoi Ballet Principal Dancer

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The Bolshoi's live broadcast of A Contemporary Evening

The Bolshoi presents A Contemporary Evening featuring works by Jerome Robbins, Harald Lander and Alexei Ratmansky on Sunday, March 19th directly from Moscow to hundreds of cinemas throughout the world! Artem Ovcharenko performs in "Études", together with Olga Smirnova and Semen Chudin.

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Ivan the Terrible in honor of Yuri Vladimirov

Last night it was a special performance dedicated to the legendary Bolshoi dancer and coach Yuri Vladimirov.

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Grigorovich celebrated his 90th birthday

Nina Kaptsova and Artem Ovcharenko danced their Marie and Nutcracker-Prince to congratulate Yuri Grigorovich on the occasion of his 90th birthday!

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ABOUT ARTEM

Born in Dnepropetrovsk, USSR (now Ukraine), Artem Ovcharenko began studying ballet at the Dnipropetrovsk State Choreographic School when he was 11 years old. At the age of 17, he entered the Bolshoi Ballet Academy where he participated in the Academy’s tours to the U.S., Greece, Germany, China and other countries. He graduated in 2007 and was admitted to the Bolshoi Ballet in the corps de ballet. He rehearsed under the guidance of Nikolai Tsiskaridze and one year later, danced the leading role in the ballet The Nutcracker. Since 2009 his master-repetiteur has been Nikolai Fadeyechev.

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