Birthplace
Kiev, Ukraine

Training
Kiev State Choreographic Institute

English National Ballet
Joined 2014

Previous company
Principal Dancer – Kiev Ballet

Roles include
Juliet (Romeo & Juliet); Kitri (Don Quixote); Clara (Nutcracker); Aurora and Princess Florine (Bluebird) from Sleeping Beauty, Odette/Odile (Swan Lake) and Gulnare (Le Corsaire)

Other info
Guest Principal with Latvian National Opera and Ochi International Ballet (Nagoya, Japan).
International awards include Gold Medal at the Serge Lifar International Ballet Competition (2005); Silver Medal – Youth Ballet of the World Competition (2007); Gold Medal at the Seoul International Ballet Competition (2011) and Gold Medal at the Istanbul International Ballet Competition (2012).

In 2015, Katja was a finalist in English National Ballet’s annual Emerging Dancer competition.

Sponsored by Emerging Female Talent Fund.

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