Vaganova Ballet Academy Art Director and first vice – rector since 2013
During her ballet career, Zhanna Aiupova played a vaste number of crucial roles, in the major ballet operas. Her most prominent roles included Giselle (Giselle), Princess Aurora (The Sleeping Beauty), Marie (The Nut – Cracker), Raymonda (Raymonda), Kitri (Don Quixote), Nikita (La Bayadère), Odette/Odile (The Swan Lake), Manon (Manon), Terpsichore (Apollo), Young Lady (Le Spectre de la Rose) such as many others.
In 1985 she was the winner of the Moscow International Ballet Competition.
In 2008 she was awarded as People’s Artist of Russia.
Interview by Silvia Poletti, journalist and critic for Italian Corriere della Sera/Corriere Fiorentino, works with specialist magazines and sector media papers.
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