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Margarita Vasil'evna Vasil’eva

Margarita Vasil’eva, USSR Ballerina.

Background

  • Vasil’eva, Margarita was born on July 10, 1889 in Moscow.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Moscow Theatre School, 1906, with A. Gorskii.

    Career

    • Soloist with the Bolshoi Theatre, 1906-1941. Took part in the Ballets Russes seasons, 1909 and 1911, in Paris and London. From 1930-1959, taught at the Bolshoi Theatre.

      From 1946, taught at the Moscow Russian University of Theatre Arts. Professor, 1962.
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    Born July 10, 1889
    Died February 13, 1971
    (aged 81)
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