Kiev, Ukraine

Kiev State Choreographic Institute

English National Ballet
Joined 2014

Previous company
Principal Dancer at National Opera of Ukraine

Roles include
Giselle (Mary Skeaping’s Giselle); Juliet (Romeo & Juliet); Kitri (Don Quixote); Clara (Nutcracker); Aurora and Princess Florine (Bluebird from Sleeping Beauty); Odette/Odile (Swan Lake); Medora and Gulnare (Le Corsaire); Van Manen’s Adagio Hammerklavier; Neumeier’s Spring and Fall…

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.
In 2016, she was nominated for Emerging Artist Award at the 2016 National Dance Awards.

Sponsored by Emerging Female Talent Fund.

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