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Andrei Aleksandrovich Oblakov

Andrei Oblakov, USSR Ballet dancer.

Background

  • Oblakov, Andrei was born on December 8, 1874 in Petersburg.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Petersburg Theatre School.

    Career

    • With the Mariinskii Theatre, 1892-1907. Taught ballroom dancing at the Corps of Cadets and other educational establishments from 1907. Director of the Petrograd Choreographic School from 1919.

      Engaged A. Vaganova to improve teaching standards. Staged La Sylphide at the school, 1922. Disappeared from the ballet scene, probably emigrated.
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    Born December 8, 1874
    Died 1946
    (aged 71)
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