St Petersburg, Russia
Vaganova Ballet Academy
English National Ballet
Joined 1993 Principal Dancer
Albrecht in Giselle, Solor in La Bayadère, Des Grieux in Manon
Working with Glen Tetley and Natalia Makarova and meeting Mikhail Baryshnikov and Rudolf Nureyev.
First prize at the first Vaganova Ballet Competition (1988). Has two beautiful children.
'…Dmitri Grudzyev, noble, discreet and powerfully occupying the stage, as well as being a first-class partner'