Galina Aleksandrovna Shakhovskaia
Galina Shakhovskaia, USSR Choreographer. Real name: Rzhepishevskaia.
Shakhovskaia, Galina was born on February 20, 1908 in Moscow.
Graduated from the Moscow Lunacharskii Technical School of Choreography, 1929, and from the State Theatre Experimental Workshops, 1930, as actor-director.
From 1936, dancer and choreographer at the Variety Theatre. From 1940, choreographer, and from 1942 -65, chief choreographer at the Operetta Theatre. Also stages dances in theatre and film.