Anton Iakovlev

  • BALLET ARTIST
  • IN THE VANEMUINE SINCE 2015

Education
1992-2000 Russian Ballet Academy of Vaganova, St. Petersburg, Russia (Teacher Boris Bregvadze)

Professional experience:
2014-15 Columbia City Ballet; 2014 Charleston City Ballet (rank: principal); 2013-14 Connecticut Ballet (rank: soloist); 2013-13 Ballet Theatre of Maryland (rank: principal dancer); 2008-12 Oklahoma City Ballet; 2007-08 Albany Berkshire Ballet; 2007 Ajkun Ballet; 2006-07: New York Theater Ballet; 2002-06 Vanemuine Ballet („E-duur“ by Thomas Edur; J. Strauss’s operetta „The Bat“; G. Handel’s opera „Acis and Galatea“; Fokin’s „Chopiniana“; Minkus’s „Don Quixote“; „Alice in Wonderland“, „Love Tango“, „Wedding Trip“ by Mai Murdmaa; Tchaikovsky’s ‘Nutcracker’ by Par Isberg; F. Mendelssohn’s „Midsummer Nights Dream“ by Hugo Fanari; Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musicals: „Cats“, „Evita“, „Aida“, „Jesus Christ Superstar“; 2000-02 Fouette Company (Estonia)

Roles in Vanemuine:
“Viennese Blood” (Strauss/Madia, 2018), Movie Director – “Man in the Movie” (Silas Stubbs, 2018), Sammalhabe – “Naksitrallid” (Janek Savolainen, Katrin Pärn, 2017), Policeman – “Rhinoceros” (Mai Murdmaa, 2017), “Don Juan” (Giorgio Madia, 2016), “Snow Queen” (Silas Stubbs, 2016), “Mamma Mia!” (Andersson/Ulvaeus/Mäeots, 2016), “Midnight in Paris” (Michael Shannon, 2015), “Master and Margarita” (Bulgakov/Savolainen/Pärn), “Carmen” (Bizet/Madia), “The Phantom of the Opera” (Webber/Malvius)