Classical Ballet / Principal
Alexander Zaitsev, born in Moscow, Russia, was trained at the Bolshoi Ballet School in Moscow. In 1992, he graduated and had his first engagement with the Bolshoi Ballet under Juri Grigorovich. Furthermore he joined the Bolshoi Ballet on tours all around the world.
In 1995 he danced with the State Opera Dresden for one season. In the following year he joined the Stuttgart Ballet’s Corps de ballet. In 1997 Alexander Zaitsev also received his Pedagogical Diploma of the Moscow Choreography Academy. In January 1999 he was promoted to Soloist with the Stuttgart Ballet, at the beginning of the season 2006/07 to Principal Dancer.
- Stuttgart Ballet