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Nikolai Grigor’evich Sergeev

ballet dancer

Nikolai Sergeev, USSR Ballet dancer.

Background

Sergeev, Nikolai was born on September 27, 1876 in Petersburg.

Education

Graduated from the Petersburg Theatre School, 1894.

Career

Joined the Mariinskii Theatre. Producer from 1903. Leading dancer, 1904. Chief producer with the Marinskii Theatre ballet company from 1914.

Taught at the Petersburg Theatre School, 1897-1917. Emigrated, 1918. Taught at Sadlers Wells Ballet, 1933-1938. Moved to France.