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Ksenia Petrovna Makletsova

ballerina

Ksenia Makletsova, USSR Ballerina.

Background

Makletsova, Ksenia was born on November 17, 1890 in Moscow.

Education

Graduated from the Moscow Theatre School. Pupil of V. Tikhomirov.

Career

Dancer with the Bolshoi Theatre, 1908, with the Mariinskii Theatre, 1915-1919. Guest appearances abroad, 1919-1923. Dancer with Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes.

Emigrated. Dancer in Japan, Singapore and the USA from 1925 (with Mordkin’s company, 1926-1927), and afterwards in Brazil.