Kogan Dmitry
Principal Dancer

He was born on October 3, 1988 in Yoshkar-Ola.
1999-2007 − studied at the department «Choreographic Art» of Palantay Mari Republican College of Culture and Arts.

Artistically gifted by nature, plasticity, good appearance, he being a student, joined the staff of the theater (2004). Since 2007 is a soloist of the ballet.

In 2007 in the theatre «New Opera» during awarding the prize «Soul of Dance» to his teacher Konstantin Ivanov, Dmitry performs the part Paganini in the choreographic fantasy «The Genius» directed by Alexander Zverev, after which the Russian ballet community has long discussed the talent of young dancers.

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

Each new part, filled them, appreciated theater criticism. All this makes it believe that the young actor a brilliant future stage.

«Carmina Burana» − Spring, He
«Catulli Carmina» − Caelius
«Cinderella» − Prince
«Don Quixote» − Gamache
«Giselle» − Albert, Wilfrid, a friend of Giselle
«La Bayadere» − pas d’action
«La Esmeralda» − Phoebus, Claude Frollo
«La Fille Mal Gardee» − a friend of Colin, Gypsy, Nicaize
«Le Corsaire» – Seid Pasha` harem keeper
«Midsummer Night’s Dream» − Juliet, Romeo (vagrant actors); Demetrius
«Polyphony» − Disciple
«Romeo and Juliet» − a friend of Tibald, Troubadour (a friend of Juliet), Paris, Mercutio
«Spartacus – the triumph of Rome» − Satyr, Crassus
«Swan lake» − Duke Benno
«Swan lake» (performance from  10.02.2003 to 30.06.2014) − Mazurka, Prince Siegfried, Spanish dance, Duke Benno
«The Master and Margarita» − Voland
«The Forest Legend» − a friend of Aksai
«The Nutcracker» − Prince
«The Nutcracker» (performance from  02.12.2009 to 30.11.2014) − Harlequin, Waltz of the flowers (soloists), a father of Masha, Pastoral, Prince
«The Sleeping Beauty» − Four Princes, a friend of Prince Desire, Prince Avenan  (the hero of the fairy-tale)
«Trionfo di Afrodite» − Priest

Tour with the troupe of the theatre:
2005 − Qatar, China
2006 − Serbia, 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.

2007 − Laureate of republican competition «Young talents of the Mari El Republic» (I place)
2007 – Audience Award of Festival «Theatrical Yoshkar-Ola»
2008 - Laureate of the State Youth Award of Republic of Mari El in category «Performing arts and acting skills» for excellence in the creation of vivid imagery in ballet by T. Vashakidze «Polyphony»
2008 - Diploma of the 1st G. Ulanova Russian competition of ballet dancers (Krasnoyarsk)
2008 – Diploma of the Jury Press of X open Russian Ballet competition «Arabesque-2008»
2008 – Diploma of the Ministry of Culture, press and nationalities of the Republic of Mari El
2013 – Gratitude of the President of the Republic of Mari El «For contribution to the development of theatrical art»
2015 − Laureate of the Yyvan Kyrlya national theatrical prize in the nomination «Best part in the ballet» as Duke Benno in «The Swan Lake» by P.Tchaikovsky


«Mari meetings» («Line», a supplement to the magazine «Ballet», № 7, 2008)

"Carmina Burana". Soloist "The Master and Margarita". Voland "Swan Lake". Benno-D.Kogan, Ladies-In-Waiting-K.Mikhaylova, K.Tsaregorotzeva "Trionfo di Afrodite". Priest "Spartacus - the triumph of Rome". Crassus "The Nutcracker". Prince "Romeo and Juliet". Mercutio - Dmitry Kogan, Romeo - Konstantin Korotkov "La Esmeralda". Phoebus - Dmitry Kogan, Esmeralda - Olga Chelpanova "Cinderella". Prince "Swan Lake". Duke Benno "Don Quixote". Gamache "The Nutcracker". Pastoral "The Sleeping Beauty". Prince Avenan, a hero of fairy-tale "Swan Lake". Spahish Dance - Dmitry Kogan and Ksenia Tsaregorodtseva "Romeo and Juliet". Paris