Tuiana Balzhieva Joins Roxey Ballet
Tuiana Balzhieva graduated ballet school in Russia at L.P Sakhyanova. She was accepted to Buryat State Opera and Ballet Theater where she became a young soloist dancer. Tuiana has performed solo and principal roles in multiple ballets. In 2008 she participated in the 7th Siberian International Dance Competition in Novosibirsk, where she took 3rd. She also took part in Ekaterina Maksimova’s International Dance Competition in Perm, Russia. Her repertoire consists of many Classical and Contemporary ballets such as: Giselle, Swan Lake (Dance of the little Swans), Nutcracker (Chinese dance,Doll), Pinocchio (Malvina), Thousand and one nights, Dzhambuling (choreography by Peter Quanz), Harlequinade, Don Quixote (Finch and Jig) , Blue Bird, Carmina Burana, Francesca da Rimini, Pas de deux Flames of Paris, Festival of Flowers in Cinzano, Tarantella (D.Balanchine), and Namzhil. This is Tuiana's first season with Roxey Ballet.