Egor Ivanov

Egor Ivanov

Chief Director

Born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

In 1997, graduated from the Perm Choreography School (currently the Perm State Choreographic College), where he studied under Yu. M. Sidorov.

In 1996, became part of the troupe at the P. I. Tchaikovsky Perm State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre .

From 1997, has been performing at the Saint-Petersburg State Academic Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre.

From 2008 to present day, has been starring as a soloist at the St. Petersburg State Academic Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre.


Head Director at the St. Petersburg State Academic Leonid Yacobson Ballet Theatre since 2013.



The Swan Lake (Hungarian Dance solo, Mazurka, Waltz);
Giselle (Hans, Squire, Peasant Dance);
Cipollino (Lord Tomato);
The Nutcracker (Russian Dance, Waltz);
Don José. Passion for Carmen (Picador, Smuggler);
Merry Quartet (music by František Kramář, choreography by Aleksandr Polubentsev);
Capriccio Italien (music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky, choreography by Yuri Petukhov);
Townsman in Romeo and Juliet (choreography by Yuri Petukhov).

Has appeared in Leonid Yacobson’s ballets and choreographic miniatures as:
Prisypkin, Sailor (The Bedbug);
Poor Groom, Musician (The Wedding Cortège);
Gladiator, Etruscan Dance (Spartacus);
The Village Don Juan (from the Genre Scenes cycle);
Baba Yaga (from the Genre Scenes cycle);
Russian Souvenir (from the Genre Scenes cycle);
Troika (from the Genre Scenes cycle);
Taglioni’s Flight;
Exercise XX.