PRINCIPAL - LEILA ALPIYEVA


校長麗娜 艾琵耶

出生於哈薩克斯坦共和國阿拉木圖市。

1984 -1992: 在阿拉木圖市的編舞學院學習古典芭蕾舞,以優等成績畢業。

1993-1998: 在阿拉木圖市的戲劇大學學習成爲專業芭蕾舞導師及編舞者。

1994-2012: 於阿拉木圖市立歌劇院及芭蕾舞團擔任首席舞蹈員,曾在以下芭蕾舞劇中擔任主角:《睡美人》、《天鵝湖》、《海盜》、《巴赫奇薩萊的噴泉》、《林中仙子》、《斯巴達克斯》、《愛的傳說》(編舞:格里戈羅維奇)。

1994: 在俄羅斯聖彼得堡的「普麗瑟絲凱雅國際芭蕾舞比賽」中獲得證書以及由馳名國際的芭蕾舞蹈家普麗瑟絲凱雅(Maya Plisetskaya)親自頒發特殊榮譽大獎。

1996: 在保加利亞「瓦爾納國際芭蕾舞比賽」以及匈牙利布達佩斯「國際紐瑞耶夫芭蕾舞大賽」中勝出,後者是爲了紀念著名俄國男芭蕾舞蹈家紐瑞耶夫而成立的。其後被邀請到斯洛伐克國家劇院擔任首席舞蹈員,並由斯洛伐克政府頒發特殊榮譽獎,以表彰她對斯洛伐克藝術和文化的重大貢獻。

在斯洛伐克國家劇院期間,麗娜曾經在以下芭蕾舞劇中擔任主角:《唐吉柯德》、《吉賽爾》、《胡桃夾子》、《帕基塔》和《鐵達尼號的孩子》(由Christopher d’Ambuas 編的現代芭蕾)。

1998: 獲得哈薩克斯坦共和國總統頒發的「特殊榮譽藝術家獎」,以表彰她對國家的貢獻。

2008: 移居英國,並在倫敦的Danceworks Studio 和Italia Conti 戲劇藝術學院 (Academy of Theatre Arts) 教授芭蕾舞。

2011: 移居香港,為不少芭蕾舞學生提供私人教授。

2012: 開辦俄羅斯芭蕾舞學校。

2016: 成為國際舞蹈理事會的成員(The United Nations of Dance and part of UNESCO)

 

麗娜在她的舞蹈事業途中,曾與衆多有名的芭蕾舞教師和編舞家合作,並於芭蕾舞界接觸過和認識了不少知名的人物。

 

Born in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

1984 -1992: Studied classical ballet at the Academy of Choreography, Almaty and graduated with honours.

1993-1998: Studied in the Art University of Theater and Cinema in Almaty and graduated as a professional ballet teacher and choreographer.

1994-2012: Worked as Principal Dancer at the Opera and Ballet Theatre in Almaty. Performed as Principal Dancer in the following ballets—Sleeping Beauty, Swan Lake, Corsaire, Bakchisaray Fountain, Les Sylphides, Spartacus, Legend of Love (choreography by Yuri Gregorovich).

1994: Participated at the prestigious International Ballet Competition “Maya” (Plisetskaya) in St. Petersburg, Russia. Received a diploma and a special award from the world famous ballerina, Maya Plisetskaya.

1996: Won two prestigious international ballet competitions in Varna, Bulgaria and in Budapest, Hungary, the latter of which was created in memory of Rudolf Nureyev. Invited to the Slovak National Theatre and spent two years there as Principal Dancer. Received award from the Slovakian Government in recognition of major contribution to Slovakia’s arts and culture.

During the time at the Slovak National Theatre, Leila performed the following ballets as Principal Dancer— Don Quijote, Giselle, The Nutcracker, Paquita and the Children of Titanic (modern ballet choreographed by Christopher d’Ambuas).

1998: Received a special award from the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan as an honorary artist of her home country.

2008: Moved to England and worked as a ballet teacher at Danceworks Studio and Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts in London.

2011: Moved to Hong Kong.

2012: Opened Russian Ballet School.

2016: Became one of the member of the International Dance Council (The United Nations of Dance and part of UNESCO)

 

Throughout her career, Leila has worked alongside famous ballet teachers and choreographers and has  professional and personal contacts with many respected and well-known people in the world of ballet.

 

Principal - Leila Alpiyeva