Nechay Vitaliy


Classical Ballet / Principal

native of Ukraine, Vitaliy Nechay received his training at the Kiev State Ballet Academy. Upon graduation, he joined the prestigious Kiev National Theater of Ballet, where he rose to the rank of soloist. He toured throughout Europe and the republics of the former Soviet Union, performing solos in Swan Lake, Nutcracker, Spartacus, Paquita, Coppelia, Don Quixote, Romeo and Juliet, La Bayadere, La Sylphide, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Chopiniana, Bolero, The Flames of Paris, Giselle Beauty and the Beast and Cinderella.
With his vast experience and Russian training, Mr. Nechay brings a new dimension of ballet to the company. Mr. Nechay joined the company as a soloist in 2003. His featured roles with CBC include Jonathan Harker (Dracula), the Poet (Les Sylphides), Snow King, Cavalier, and Herr Drosselmeyer (The Nutcracker), Lead Mazurka (Swan Lake), The Prince (Snow White), Lysander (A Midsummer Night’s Dream), Rose Adagio Suitor (Sleeping Beauty), Mercutio (Romeo and Juliet), and lead roles in both Concerto No. 1 and Go the Distance. In 2007 he made his debut in the principal role of Albrecht in Giselle, leading to his promotion to Principal Dancer in 2008.

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