Professor of the Department of Movement Training of RGISI. Dance instructor.
Graduated from Odessa Ballet School, then the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet. From 1968 until 1991 was a soloist in the ballet company of the Mussorgsky Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre. Performer of classical and contemporary repertoires. In 1981 graduated from the Choreography Department of the St. Petersburg University of Humanities and Social Sciences. Began teaching in 1992 at the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet, and since 1991 has been teaching Dance at RGISI. Has on many occasions conducted master classes in Russia and abroad. Author of articles on dance instruction in drama school. Also serves as an instructor in the Maly Drama Theatre.