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Vasilii Konstantinovich Litvinenko

choreographer , opera singer , ballet dancer

Vasilii Litvinenko, USSR Ballet dancer, choreographer, opera singer.

Background

Litvinenko, Vasilii was born on February 2, 1899 in the village of Savel’evka, Kuibyshev Oblast’.

Education

Graduated from the Saratov Ballet School, in the class of A. Aleksiutovich, 1918. Graduated from the Tbilisi Conservatory as a singer, 1924.

Career

From 1915, worked at the Saratov Opera House. From 1921-1924, and1935-1948, dancer and choreographer at various theatres all over Russia. Trained by M. Mordkin at his Tbilisi studio, 1921-1922.