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Aleksandr Mikhailovich Sobol’

Aleksandr Sobol’, USSR Ballet dancer, choreographer, ballet teacher.

Background

  • Sobol’, Aleksandr was born on January 13, 1909 in Belostok.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Lysenko Ballet Studio. Pupil of A. Vil’tzak and la. Pupil of V. Semenov and A. Monakhov.

    Career

    • Romanovskii. Additional training at the Moscow Choreographic School, 1933. With the Lysenko Theatre, 1925-1935, the Shevchenko Theatre, 1935-1937 and 1939-1945, the Bolshoi Theatre, 1937-1939, and the Stanislavski! and Nemirovich-Danchenko Theatre, 1945-1960. Produced Swan Lake, in collaboration with N. Konius, for the Warsaw Opera, 1961.

      Taught at the Warsaw Ballet School, 1960-1963, and at the Moscow Choreographic School, 1964-1968. Teacher and coach at the Bolshoi Theatre in Lodz, 1968-1971 and 1973, and at the Musical Theatre in Szczecin, 1975-1977.
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    Born January 13, 1909
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