Artist
Valeria
Bessonova
Valeria Bessonova
Born in Naberezhnye Chelny (Tatarstan). Studied at the Kazan Ballet School (class of Irina Khakimova) and at the Moscow State Academy of Choreography (class of Irina Pyatkina).
Graduated from the academy in 2017 and joined the Bolshoi Ballet Company. Was coached by Nadezhda Grachyova. At the present time her coach is Anastasia Goryacheva.
Repertoire
2024
2023
2022
Repertoire

2017

Cupid (Don Quixote by L. Minkus, choreography by M. Petipa, A. Gorsky, second version by A.Fadeyechev)
Colombine (The Nutcracker by P. Tchaikovsky, choreography by Y.Grigorovich)

2019

Shepherdess/ shepherdesses (The Winter’s Tale by J. Talbot, choreography by Ch. Wheeldon)
Amur (The Flames of Paris by B. Asafiev, choreography by A. Ratmansky, using the choreography by V. Vainonen)
Fairy of Playfulness, Little Red Riding-hood (The Sleeping Beauty by P.Tchaikovsky, choreography by M. Petipa, version by Y.Grigorovich)
Pas de six (La Sylphide by H.Levenskiold, choreography by A.Bournonville, J.Kobborg version)
Fritz (The Nutcracker)

2020

Part in the ballet (The Ninth Wave to music by M. Glinka and N. Rimsky-Korsakov, choreography by B. Arias, the programme Four Characters in Search of a Plot) — participated in the world premiere

Maid/ maids of honour, White Pussycat (The Sleeping Beauty)

2021

Parisian/ Parisians (Gaîté Parisienne to music by J. Offenbach arranged by M.Rosenthal, choreography by M. Béjart)

2022

Saracenic Dance (Raymonda by A.Glazunov, choreography by M. Petipa, version by Y. Grigorovich)
Shepherdess/ shepherdesses (Spartacus by A. Khachaturian, choreography by Y. Grigorovich)
Le Travail (Coppelia by L. Delibes, choreography by M. Petipa, E.Cecchetti, version by S. Vikharev)
Young Shepherdess (The Winter’s Tale)
Chinese Doll (The Nutcracker)

2023

Harlequin/ harlequins (Marco Spada to music by D.-F.-E. Auber, choreography by P. Lacotte after J. Mazilier)

General partner of the Bolshoi Theatre — insurance company «Ingosstrakh»
Privileged sponsor of the Bolshoi Theatre — Tinkoff Bank
Privileged partner of the Bolshoi Theatre — GUM