GALINA ULANOVA 1910 -1998
Ulanova Galina Sergeevna - soviet ballet dancer, choreographer and teacher. The most titled ballerina in the history of Russian ballet. One of the greatest ballerinas of the XX century. Great ballerina, in honor of which monuments are installed not only in his native country but also abroad. Her talent and amazing plastic know all over the world. In 1929, she danced her first role as Odette in Swan lake. The duet of Ulanova with K. Sergeev in the history of Russian ballet is considered exemplary. At the Leningrad theatre. Among the best roles Ulanova were Giselle and Masha in " the Nutcracker." Ulanova was the leading ballerina of the Bolshoi theater, performed the main roles in the ballets Giselle, Swan lake, fountain of Bakhchisarai, Cinderella, Romeo and Juliet, Red poppy.
She participated in the Bolshoi's first foreign tour in 1956 in London and was a triumphant success. She worked as a teacher-tutor at the Bolshoi theatre. Among her students - artists such As E. Maximova, V. Vasiliev, N. Timofeeva,
L. Semenyaka, N. Semizorova and others also Worked with soloists of the Paris Opera, the Hamburg ballet, the Swedish Royal ballet, the Australian ballet, artists of ballet companies of Japan.
"Portrait of Galina Ulanova"
Author Rinat Kuramshin
Photo. G. Ulanova in the ballet "Giselle" Adana
Book "Galina Ulanova"
Author B.A. Lvov-Anokhin Publishing House Art 1970
Photo. G. Ulanova on the anniversary evening at the Bolshoi theater, dedicated to its 80th anniversary
Photo. G. Ulanova, London. 1993