The Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet
Leonid Taube graduated from the Leningrad Choreographic School (now the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet) in 1946. His teachers were V.I. Ponomarev, A.I. Pushkin, B.V. Shavrov.
Leonid Taube performed and staged dances in the theaters in Perm from 1947 to 1958, in Lviv from 1959 to1960, in Voronezh from 1960 to 1964, in Kazan and Moscow. He was a teacher at the Voronezh Choreographic School from 1961 to 1963.
Leonid Taube was a dance director in the performances of the Voronezh Musical Theater: "Eugene Onegin" (together with I.G. Roiblat), "The Queen of Spades" by Pyotr Tchaikovsky, "The Tsar’s Bride", "The Snow Maiden" by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, "Aida" by Giuseppe Verdi, "Carmen" by Georges Bizet, "Silva" by Imre Kalman, "The Bat" by Johann Strauss, "Daughter of Cuba", "Sevastopol Waltz" by Konstantin Listov, "Free Wind" by Isaac Dunaevsky (together with I. G. Roiblat), "Romeo is mine Neighbor" Rauf Gadzhiev, "The Hussar’s Marriage" Gennady Gladkov and others.
Leonid Taube was a dance director in the performances of the Voronezh Drama Theater: "Little Dorrit" by Alexandra Brushtein, "No Jokes with Love" by Pedro Calderon, "Othello" by William Shakespeare, "Two on a Swing" by William Gibson, "Theresa's Birthday" by George Mdivani (1961-1963).