Guest Principals

Ernest Latypov

Born in Bishkek (Kyrgyz republic). In 2012 he graduated from the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet, studio of G. Selyutsky.

He has been a member of the Mariinsky ballet company since 2012 till 2017.

He took part in the following productions with the Mariinsky ballet company: classical duet in Giselle ballet; La Sylphide (James, young men); La Bayadère (Solor); Swan Lake (Siegfried, Princes friends); Raymonda (Béranger); Don Quixote (Basil); Le Corsaire (Ali, Lankendem); Fokines ballets Le Spectre de la rose, Scheherazade (Zobeides slave), Carnival (Arlequin); The Fountain of Bakhchisarai (Vaslav, young men, Chief of Guard); Nutcracker (Prince-Nutcracker, Negro; choreography by V. Vainonen); Romeo and Juliet (Troubadour), ballets by Leonid Yakobson Spartacus (Satyre), Shurale (Ali-Batyr); ballets by George Balanchine Piano Concerto No. 2 (Ballet Imperial), Jewels (Diamond, Rubies); A midnights summer dream (Pas-de-deux of II act), Symphony in C (III Allegro vivace); Frederick Ashtons ballets Sylvia (Slave, Pluto); Yuri Grigorovichs ballet A Legend of Love (Ferkhad, his friends); Alexei Ratmanskys ballets The Little Humpbacked Horse (Ivan the Fool), Cinderella (Summer); Infra (choreographed by Wayne McGregor); Nutcracker (Nutcracker-Prince, prod. by Mikhail Shemiakin); Anton Pimonovs ballets Bambi (Bambi), In the Jungle (Bambi the Leader); Russian Overture (choreographed by Maxim Petrov), as well as pas-de-deux from Le Corsaire, pas-de-trois from Die Puppenfee ballet; Without (choreographed by Benjamin Millepied); Prometheus (choreography by Emil Faski), pas-de-deux from The Talisman, pas-de-trois from Paquita.

Since February 2018 First ballet soloist with the Mikhailovsky theatre.

    Performed the following parts on the stage of the Mariinsky theatre:
  • Classical duet. Giselle by A. Adam (Choreography by Coralli, Perrot, Petipa)
  • James. La Sylphide by Løvenskiold (Choreography by Bournonville, revised by von Rosen)
  • Solor. La Bayadère by Minkus (Choreography by Petipa, revised by Ponomaryov/Chabukiani)
  • Siegfried. Swan Lake by Tchaikovsky (Choreography by Petipa, Ivanova, revised by Sergeyev)
  • Béranger. Raymonda by Glazunov (Choreography by Petipa, revised by Sergeyev)
  • Pas-de-deux. The Talisman by Drigo (Choreography by Petipa)
  • Basilio. Don Quixote by Minkus (Choreography by Gorsky, based on Petipas work)
  • Ali. Lankedem. Le Corsaire by A. Adam (Choreography by Gusev, based on Petipas work)
  • The Young Man. The Spirit of the Rose with music by Weber (Choreography by Fokin)
  • Zobeides slave. Scheherazade by Rimsky-Korsakov (Choreography by Fokin)
  • Arlequin from Schumanns Carnaval (Choreography by Fokin)
  • Vaslav. The Fountain of Bakhchisarai by Asafiev (Choreography by Zakhsrov)
  • Nutcracker, Prince. Nutcracker by Tchaikovsky (Choreography by Vaynonen)
  • Trouvere. Romeo and Juliet by Prokofiev (Choreography by Lavrovsky)
  • Satyr. Spartacus by Khachaturyan (Choreography by Yakobson)
  • Ali-Batyr. Shuraleh by Yarullin (Choreography by Yakobson)
  • George Balanchins ballets: Tchaikovskys Piano Concerto No. 2 (Ballet Imperial), Jewels (Emaralds, Rubies with music by Fauré, Stravinsky), A Midsummer Night's Dream by Mendelssohn (Pas de deux of II act), Symphony in with music by Bizet (III. Allegro vivace)
  • Slave, Pluto. Sylvia by Delibes (Choreography by Ashton)
  • Ferkhad, his friends. A legend of Love by Melikov (Choreography by Yury Grigorovich)
  • Alexey Ratmanskys ballets: The Little Humpbacked Horse by Shchedrin (Ivan the Fool), Prokofievs Cinderella (Summer)
  • Infra with music by Richter (Choreography by McGregor)
  • Nutcracker, Prince. Tchaikovskys Nutcracker (Choreography by Simonov, production by Shemyakin)
  • Bambi, Bambi by Golovin (Choreography by Pimonov), Old Leader. In the Jungle by Lokshin (Choreography by Pimonov) and other.
  • Winner of the Moscow International Competition of Ballet Dancers and Choreographers (III prize, 2013)
  • Winner of XIII Open Russian Ballet Dancers Competition Arabesque - 2014 named after Ekaterina Maksimova: II prize for ballet dancers (male artists); II prize for performance of contemporary choreography
  • Winner of the Moscow International Competition of Ballet Dancers and Choreographers (II prize, 2017)
  • Winner of The Soul of the Dance award by the Ballet magazine in the category Rising star (2014)