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Vladimir Shklyarov

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Occupation  Ballet dancer
Children  1

Current group  Mariinsky Ballet
Name  Vladimir Shklyarov
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Born  February 9, 1985 (age 30) (1985-02-09) St Petersburg, Russia, Soviet Union
Spouse(s)  Maria Shirinkina (m. 2013)
Education  Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet

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Vladimir Shklyarov (Russian: Владимир Шкляров, born 9 February 1985) is a principal dancer of Mariinsky Ballet and the Bayerische Staatsballett.


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Vladimir Shklyarov was born in Leningrad, which is now Saint Petersburg. He studied at the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet and graduated in 2003, class of Vitaly Afanaskov, and joined the Mariinsky Ballet the same year. He was promoted to principal in 2011.

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His repertoire includes James in La Sylphide, Duke Albrecht in Giselle, Solor in La Bayadère, Prince Désiré in The Sleeping Beauty, Prince Siegfried in Swan Lake, the Prince in The Nutcracker, Jean de Brienne in Raymonda, Basilio in Don Quixote and Ivan the Fool in The Little Humpbacked Horse. He has also danced the lead roles in the Paquita Grand Pas Classique, Le Spectre de la Rose, Chopiniana and Jewels.

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In 2007, he danced the lead role of Zéphyr in the première of Sergei Vikharev's reconstruction of Marius Petipa's one act ballet, The Awakening of Flora. He also danced the lead role of Harlequin in the première of Vikharev's reconstruction of Michel Fokine's ballet, La Carnaval.

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In September 2016, Shklyarov and his wife joined the Bayerische Staatsballett in Munich, Germany as principals with the invitation of Igor Zelensky, the theater's new artistic director, though he continues to dance with the Mariinsky.

Personal life

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Shklyarov is married to fellow Russian ballerina, Maria Shirinkina. In February 2015, two days before his 30th birthday, he became a father for the first time when his wife gave birth to their son, Alexey.


  • Count Albrecht in Giselle
  • James in La Sylphide
  • Prince Désiré in The Sleeping Beauty
  • Prince Siegfried in Swan Lake
  • The Prince in Vainonen's The Nutcracker
  • Zephyr in The Awakening of Flora
  • Solor in La Bayadère
  • Jean de Brienne in Raymonda
  • Basilio in Don Quixote
  • Ali in Le Corsaire
  • Petrushka in Petrushka
  • The Ghost of the Rose in Le Spectre de la rose
  • Matteo in Pierre Lacotte's Ondine
  • Romeo in Lavrovsky's and Cranko's Romeo and Juliet
  • Ali-Batyr in Leonid Yakobson's Shurale
  • Ivanushka in Alexei Ratmansky's The Little Humpbacked Horse
  • The Prince in Alexei Ratmansky's Cinderella
  • Spartacus in Yuri Grigorovich's Spartacus
  • Ferkhad in Yuri Grigorovich's The Legend of Love
  • The Hooligan in The Young Lady and the Hooligan
  • Colas in Frederick Ashton's La fille mal gardée
  • Aminta in Frederick Ashton's Sylvia
  • Jack/Knave of Hearts in Christopher Wheeldon's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
  • Rubies and Diamonds in Jewels
  • Third Movement in Symphony in C
  • Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux
  • Awards

  • Prize-winner at the XI International Ballet and Choreography Competition, in the category "Solo" (Moscow, 2009, 1st prize)
  • Prize-winner at the Vaganova-Prix International Competition (St Petersburg, 2002)
  • Holder of the Soul of Dance – 2008 prize, instituted by Ballet magazine, in the category "Rising Star”
  • Holder of the annual Leonid Massine International Prize For the Art of Dance (Positano, Italy, 2008)
  • Holder of the Zegna – Mariinsky New Talent Awards grant (London, 2008)
  • Holder of the DANCE OPEN international ballet prize in the category "Mr Virtuoso" (2014)
  • Holder of the BALLET2000 Prize, instituted by BALLET2000 magazine (2016)
  • References

    Vladimir Shklyarov Wikipedia