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Rostislav Zakharov (1907–1984)

Rostislav Vladimirovich Zakharov was born in 1907, in Russia. He studied acting and dance in St. Petersburg. From 1930-1936, Zakharov was an actor and choreographer at the Kirov Theatre in Leningrad (now Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg). There he choreographed his first version of "Zolushka" (Cinderella) on the music of Sergei Prokofiev. From ... See full bio »


(age 77) in Moscow, Russia

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 1965 Bolshoi Ballet '67 (choreographer)
 1960 Cinderella (choreographer)
 1954 Stars of the Russian Ballet (Documentary) (consultant - uncredited)
 1951 The Grand Concert (consultant - as R. Zakharov)
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 1960 Cinderella
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 1960 Cinderella

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He choreographed the ballet, "The Fountain of Bakchisarai," in a Bolshoi Theatre production at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Marina Kondratieva, Boris Kokhlov, Alexander Lapauri, Velta Viltsin, Vladimir Levashev, and Alexander Radunsky in the cast. Gennadi Rozhdestvensky conducted the Covent ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Professor R. Zakharov | R. Zakharov

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