Since 1928 ballet soloist and choreographer, Odessa Theater of Opera and Ballet. Has worked at Moscow, Kharkov, Kiev and Dnepropetrovsk theaters. 1937-1940 Artistic Director and dancer, Ukrainia Folkdance Ensemble.
1940-1943 Artistic Director, Kiev Military District Song and Dance Ensemble. 1943-1955 directed ballet group, Aleksandrov Soviet Army Song and Dance Ensemble. 1960 Jury Chairman, competition for dance groups.