Evgenii Ianovich Changa
Evgenii Changa, USSR Ballet dancer,
Changa, Evgenii was born on October 23, 1920 in Pskov Oblast’.
Graduated from the Riga Choreographic School, 1940, then from the Ballet Department of the Russian University of Theatre Arts, Moscow, 1950.
Dancer, and soloist, 1940-1960, then choreographer, 1950-1961, at the Riga Theatre. State Prize of the Latvian SSR, 1958. Choreographer at the Spendiarov Theatre, 1961-1967.
Director of the Moscow Ensemble on Ice, Ballet on Ice, 1968-1977. From 1977 taught at the Russian University of Theatre Arts.