Prima ballerina of the Mariinsky Theatre
Graduated from the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet in 2003. The same year was admit­ted to the Mariin­sky Ballet Com­pany and one year later was promo­ted to a soloist.

A well-known ballerina not only in Russia, but all over the world. Per­form lea­ding roles in nume­rous bal­lets and appear in all of the theatre’s tours, perfor­ming at the grea­test ballet theat­res in Great Britain, Western Europe, the USA, Canada, Japan, China, Korea.

From 2009 till 2016 — a Guest star at La Scala, Milan


“Dance in Vogue” by famous fashion photographer Patrick Demarchelier for Vogue Russia

Alina Somova and Roberto Bolle, “Excelsior” choreography by Ugo Dell’Ara (original version created in 1881 by Luigi Manzotti), Teatro alla Scala, Milan, Italy

Alina Somova and Mr. Giorgio Armani at the premier of “Romeo and Juliet”, Teatro alla Scala, Milan, Italy

Alina Somova, “Raimonda”

Alina Somova, “Medniy Vsadnik”