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Galina Petrovna Petrova

ballerina

Galina Petrova, USSR Ballerina.

Background

Petrova, Galina was born on August 3, 1913 in Kerch’.

Education

Graduated from the Moscow Choreographic School. Pupil of A. I. Chekrygin.

Career

With the Bolshoi Theatre, 1933-1953. Taught at the Moscow Choreographic School, 1938-1941 and 1943-1948, and at the Bolshoi Theatre from 1953.