Maya Melman (Kruchkova)
Former Soloist of the Bolshoi Theater.
Ballet Teacher and Ballet- Master.
Education: 1953-1959 Moscow State Choreographic School of the Bolshoi Theater, diploma- ballet dancer. Ballet teachers: E.P.Gerdt, V.P.Vasilyeva- Golejzovskaya.
1984-1989 Moscow State Institute of theatrical arts (GITIS). Diploma: Ballet Teacher, Ballet- Master.
Employment History: 1959- 1980 Bolshoi Theater, Moscow, soloist, performed solo parts in performances: Swan Lake, Don Quixote, Zhizel, The Sleeping Beauty, Spartacus and others.
Worked with choreographers: L.M.Lavrovsky, K.Y.Goleyzovsky, Y.N.Grigorovich, M.M.Plisetskaya
1989 Assistant choreographer in the ballet of Bolshoi Theater "Choreographic Miniatures"...