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Lev Aleksandrovich Pospekhin

choreographer , ballet dancer

Lev Pospekhin, USSR Ballet dancer,choreographer.

Background

Pospekhin, Lev was born on March 23, 1903 in Moscow.

Education

Graduated from the Moscow Choreographic School.

Career

Dancer with the Bolshoi Theatre,1926-1949. Character dancer. Coproducer of several ballets at the Bolshoi Theatre, 1937, 1939, 1942. Directed performances abroad.

Choreographer and coach at the Bolshoi from 1949. Retired in the early 1960s.