Ballet
Chelpanova Olga
Prima-ballerina

Honoured artist of the Republic of Mari El

She was born July 10, 1987 in Komi Republic.
In 2006 she graduated from choreography department of College of Culture and Arts of the Republic of Komi (class of O. Fedotova).

In the same year at the International Ballet Competition «Arabesque» (Perm) was awarded the prize of the jury press «for the subtle performance of classical dance», and invited to work in the Sapaev Mari State Opera and Ballet Theatre. She won a reputation as a well-trained, fully professional ballet dancer whose talent blossomed and fully declared itself at the Mari scene.

Good appearance, natural talent and artistry, great diligence have enabled her to perform the first steps on the stage of the leading roles. Today it is the leading ballerina of the theater. All parties of Olga Chelpanova are committed lyrical charm and femininity.

In 2013 she graduated from the Ballet Master Faculty of the Russian University of Theatre Arts (GITIS).

Repertoire:
«Bolero» − Girl
«Carmen Suite» − Carmen
«Carmina Burana» − Amor, She
«Catulli Carmina» − Lesbian
«Chopiniana» − 7th waltz and Prelude, 11th waltz
«Cinderella» − Fairy of Spring, Fairy of Autumn, Cinderella
«Don Quixote» − a girlfriend of Kitri, variation in grand pas, Queen of the Dryads, Kitri
«Giselle» − Wedding pas de deux, Two Wilis, Giselle
«La Bayadere» − Nikiya, Gamzatti
«La Esmeralda» − Esmeralda, Fleur de Lys
«La Fille Mal Gardee» − grand pas
«Le Corsaire» – Medora
«Midsummer Night’s Dream» − Hermia
«Orpheus and Eurydice» − Soloist
«Romeo and Juliet» − a girlfriend of Juliet, Juliet
«Spartacus − the triumph of Rome» − Courtesan, Phrygia
«Swan Lake» − Odette/Odile
«Swan Lake» (performance from  10.02.2003 to 30.06.2014) − Pas de trois, Neapolitan Dance (solo), Little Swans, Odette/Odile
«The Master and Margarita» − Margarita
«The Nutcracker» (performance from  02.12.2009 to 30.11.2014) − Waltz of the Flowers (soloists), Chinese Dance, Columbine, Pastoral, Masha
«The Sleeping Beauty» − Aurora
«Walpurgis Night» (from the opera «Faust») − Bacchante

Tour with a troupe of theater:
2006 − South Korea, Germany
2007 − France, Germany
2008 − France, China
2009 − France, Germany
2010 − Mexico,Germany
2011 − Germany, Mexico
2012 − Germany Mexico, Estonia
2013 − Germany Mexico
As well as in the cities of Russia.

Awards and titles:
2006 − Diploma of press jury «for the subtle performance of classical dance» at the International Ballet Competition «Arabesque-2006» (Perm)
2008 − Winner of the X Open Competition of Ballet Dancers of Russia «Arabesque-2008»
2008 − Laureate of the I Galina Ulanova Russian Ballet Competition (Krasnoyarsk) − bronze medal
2009 − Laureate of the Yyvan Kyrlya theatrical prize in the nomination «Best part in the ballet» as Cinderella in the ballet by S. Prokofiev
2009 − Diploma of the Ministry of сulture, press and nationalitiesof the Republic of Mari El
2011 − Laureate of the Yyvan Kyrlya theatrical prize in the nomination «Best part in the ballet» as Princess Aurora in «The Sleeping Beauty» by P. Tchaikovsky
2012 − Laureate of the Yyvan Kyrlya national theatrical prize in the nomination «Best part in the ballet» as Esmeralda in «La Esmeralda» by C. Pugni
2012 − Laureate of the 3rd award at the International Ballet Competition «Arabesque-2012» (Perm), and the Media Jury Diploma «For Artistic Growth and Dramatic Expressiveness»
2012 − Laureate of the 3rd award at the Grigorovich International Competition «Young Ballet of World» (Sochi)
2012 − Honoured artist of the Republic of Mari El
2013 − Laureate of the Yyvan Kyrlya national theatrical prize in the nomination «Best part in the ballet» as Medora in «Le Corsaire» by A.Adam
2014 − Laureate of the Yyvan Kyrlya national theatrical prize in the nomination «Best part in the ballet» as Margarita in «The Master and Margarita» by E.Lazarev

"The Master and Margarita". Margarita Orpheus and Eurydice "Catulli Carmina". Lesbian - Olga Chelpanova, Catullus - Konstantin Korotkov "Le Corsaire". Medora "Swan Lake". Odile-O.Chelpanova, Prince-K.Korotkov Juliet Giselle "La Esmeralda". Esmeralda - Olga Chelpanova, Claude Frollo - Kirill Parshin Carmen "The Sleeping Beauty". Princess Aurora "La Bayadere". Nikiya "Swan Lake". Odette "Swan Lake". Odile "The Nutcracker". Masha "Don Quixote". Kitri Cinderella "Spartacus - the triumph of Rome". Phrygia - Olga Chelpanova, Spartacus - Konstantin Korotkov "Bolero". Girl - Olga Chelpanova, Man - Egor Motuzov "Carmina Burana". Cupid "La Esmeralda". Fleur de Lys "The Nutcracker". Pastoral - Olga Chelpanova and Dmitry Kogan