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Maya Plisetskaya (1925–2015)

Maya Plisetskaya was born on November 20, 1925 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Maya Mikhaylovna Plisetskaya. She was an actress and writer, known for Tchaikovsky (1970), Anna Karenina (1975) and The Little Humpbacked Horse (1962). She was married to Rodion Shchedrin. She died on May 2, 2015 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. See full bio »

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(age 89) in Munich, Bavaria, Germany

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Known For

Tchaikovsky
Tchaikovsky Desire
(1970)
Anna Karenina
Anna Karenina Anna Karenina
(1975)
The Little Humpbacked Horse
(1962)
Fantaziya
Fantaziya Actress
(1976)

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 1981 Les intermittences du coeur (TV Movie) (as Maia Plissetskaia)
 1976 Fantaziya (TV Movie)
 1970 Carmen Syuta
Carmen
 1967 Anna Karenina
Knyagina Betsy (as M. Plisetskaya)
 1963 Invitation à la danse (TV Series) (as Maïa Plissetskaïa)
 1962 The Little Humpbacked Horse
Queen Maiden
 1957 Swan Lake
Odette / Odile (as M. Plisetskaya)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: "I, Maya Plisetskaya". New Haven: Yale University Press. Translated by Antonina W. Bouis.

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Alternate Names:

Maija Plisetskaja | M. Plisetskaya | Maia Plissetskaia | Maïa Plissetskaïa
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Among her acclaimed roles were Odette/Odile in "Swan Lake", Aurora in "The Sleeping Beauty" and Carmen in "Carmen Suite". See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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