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Evgenii Ianovich Changa

choreographer , ballet dancer

Evgenii Changa, USSR Ballet dancer,choreographer.

Background

Changa, Evgenii was born on October 23, 1920 in Pskov Oblast’.

Education

Graduated from the Riga Choreographic School, 1940, then from the Ballet Department of the Russian University of Theatre Arts, Moscow, 1950.

Career

Dancer, and soloist, 1940-1960, then choreographer, 1950-1961, at the Riga Theatre. State Prize of the Latvian SSR, 1958. Choreographer at the Spendiarov Theatre, 1961-1967.

Director of the Moscow Ensemble on Ice, Ballet on Ice, 1968-1977. From 1977 taught at the Russian University of Theatre Arts.