SHAPAVALOV Igor( People's Artist of the USSR, artistic director and chief choreographer of the Moscow Ballet on Ice)
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Biography SHAPAVALOV Igor
Born December 3, 1945, Mr.. G. Jalal-Abad. Father - Alexey Shapovalov. Mother - Shapovalova Dina Kayumovna. Wife - Kunin Elvira Semyonovna.
He graduated from Frunze Music and Ballet School (1955-1961 gg.) And the Perm Choreographic School (1961-1963 gg.)
From 1963 to 1989. a ballet soloist and artist of Perm Academic Opera and Ballet. At the same time for 14 years worked as a teacher graduation classes of the Perm ballet school. In 1966 he headed the Choreographic ensemble "Solar Rainbow" and remained its artistic director and principal choreographer until 1989. Between 1989 and is currently the artistic director and chief choreographer of the Moscow Ballet on Ice.
During the years of creative activity danced leading roles and dances characteristic of the repertoire in ballet and opera productions (1963-1989 gg.). In Perm and other theaters staged and choreographed numbers in the opera "Ivan Susanin," "Knight's Ballad", "Carmen," "War and Peace," "Winnie the Pooh" and others. (1970-1989 gg.), The ballets "The fire of Prometheus", "Spanish miniatures", "Catharsis", "Sirtaki" (1966-1989 gg.). In the Moscow Ballet on Ice set the submission of "Ice, love and imagination," "Ice Kaleidoscope, ballets based on fairy tales by Charles Pero, The Sleeping Beauty," "Little Red Riding Hood," "Puss in Boots," "Bluebeard," "Cinderella" "Tom Thumb".
As the chief choreographer was involved in staging theatrical performances at the Olympics-80 in Moscow at the World Youth Festival in Havana, and Moscow (1985). He served as artistic director, written and directed by theatrical folk art festivals in India (1988, New Delhi, Trivandrum), the World Folklore Festival in Moscow (1990). During the celebration of 850 anniversary of Moscow is the director-director episode "Autumn" in the presentation of Moscow at all times "(1997).
For creative achievement in the theater on Nov. 5, 1985, Mr.. was awarded the title People's Artist of USSR. For the creation of theatrical performances for young people awarded the Lenin Komsomol Award (1981). For the creation of theatrical performances in the Festival of Arts of the USSR in India was awarded the Order of "Friendship of Peoples".
Hobby in his spare time picture, filming and creating videos.
Lives and works in Moscow.
Address: Russia, Mr.. Moscow, Sport Complex "Luzhniki", Moscow Ballet on Ice.