Ksusha Melyukhina

ksushaBallet and modern dance choreographer and Teacher

A native of Berezniki, Russia, Ksusha began her formal ballet and dance training at the famous Berezniki Ballet School when she was 4 years old.  Her repertoire with Berezniki ballet school included Kitri in Don Quixote, Masha in Nutcracker, small swan in Swan Lake, and, leading roles in Coppelia and Creation of the World.

Upon graduation in 2004, Ms. Melyukhina joined the Theatre Evgenij-Panfilov Ballet, a popular modern dance company.  She has been a principal dancer there for almost 10 years.  Kusha has years of teaching experience with proven method, program, and, style.  She also has a degree in German and English linguistics.  She resides in Boston and performs with BalletRox.