Kristina Starostina


Kristina Starostina
Photographer: Tamás Gács
female semi-soloist
Member of the Hungarian State Opera since: 2012

Education and training:
Novosibirsk State Choreographic Academy (2000-2008)

Competitions:
Mia Čorak Slavenska International Ballet Competition, Zagreb, category C – 1st place (2014)

Awards and recognitions:
Corps dancer of the year (2015/16)

Professional work:
Konstantin Tachkin’s St. Petersburg Ballet Theatre (2010-2012)
St. Petersburg State Academic Ballet Theater of Leonid Yakobson – Soloist (2009-2010)
Novosibirsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre – Soloist (2008-2009)
Novosibirsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre – Apprentice v

Principal roles:
Seregi/Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet  Mab
Eagling/Solymosi/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker – Snow Flake (solo), Waltz of Flowers (solo), Arabian dance
Lavrovsky/Adam: Giselle  Myrtha
Bournonville/Gielgud/Løvenskiold: La Sylphide  Queen of the Sylphs
Petipa/Minkus: Don Quixote  Mercedes, Queen of the Dryads
Petipa/Ivanov/Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake  Pas de Trois, Big Swan
Petipa/Gorsky/Minkus: La Bayadère  Gamzatti, Grand Pas d’Action, Three Shades, Hindu Dance
Yakobson/Khachaturian: Spartacus  Aegina
Fokin/Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade  Odalisque
Vainonen/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker  Queen of the Snowflakes, Arabian Dance, Two Snowflakes, Flower Waltz Solo
Fokin/Chopin: Chopiniana  Mazurka
Balanchine/Stravinsky: Apollo  Terpsichore
Balanchine/Gershwin: Who cares?  Solo
Kylián/Mozart: Petite Mort
Kylián/Mozart: Six Dances