- Bio E. I. Andrejanova and a selection of portraits of her with us "Culture of Russia".
E.I. during the tour in London.
In 1837 she graduated from Petersburg Theater School, and served until 1854 in the St. Petersburg Ballet Company. The largest representative of the Romantic ballet. In her work combined an effective dramatic ballets W. Didelot poetry and dance ballets F. Taglioni, expressive pantomime games and virtuosity of classical and character dance. The first Russian artist title role in Giselle (1842, baletm. A. Tityus), "Peri" (1844, choreographer Frederick), "Paquita" (1847, choreographer M. I. Petipa, Frederick), "Satanilla" (1848, choreographer M. A. and M. I. Petipa, for M. Mazilier). Staged M. Perrault created for Andrejanova
role of the Black fairy ballet ward Fairies "(1850) and Countess Bertha in the ballet" wayward wife "(1851). She performed in operas mises role of Elena (RobertDyavol "), Fenella (" La Muette de Portici "), as well as dances (lezginka - Ruslan and Lyudmila," Slavonic Dance - Askold's Grave "and others). In 1843, in seasons 1844/45 and 1848/49 on tour in Moscow, from 1845 - in Hamburg, London, Paris, Milan. In 1853-1854, led a group of Moscow and St. Petersburg dancers performed in Odessa, Kharkiv, Poltava, Kursk, Voronezh. In her repertoire in this period, in addition to earlier ballets include "The Fountain of Bakhchisarai (composed Andrejanova