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Aleksandr Mikhailovich Sobol’

choreographer , ballet dancer , ballet teacher

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.