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Sofia Vasil’evna Fedorova

Sofia Fedorova, USSR Ballerina.

Background

  • Fedorova, Sofia was born on September 28, 1879 in Moscow.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Moscow Theatre School, 1899.

    Career

    • Joined the Bolshoi Theatre. Ballerina, then prima ballerina. Took part in Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes in Paris, 1909-1913.

      Emigrated from Russia in 1922, and settled in Paris. With A. Pavlova’s company, 1925-1926. In 1928, taught for a short while, then retired.
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    Born September 28, 1879
    Died January 3, 1963
    (aged 83)
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