Ilya Manayenkov

Leading soloist

Graduated from the Art School "Thelma Elin" (Tel-Aviv, Israel).

From 2008 to 2013, he worked in the Ballet Company of Israel, where he prepared a part of the poet in ballet of Chopiniana with People's Artist of the USSR Vladimir Vasiliyev.

2013-2016 – a ballet dancer in the Royal Ballet of Flanders. Performed solo parts in classical ballets:

Sleeping Beauty (Blue Bird), Don Quixote (Bolero), Romeo and Juliet (Paris).

Along with this, he danced in neoclassical and modern ballets of K. Spak, G. Tetley, H. Manen, M. Bejar, N. Fonte, R. Amarante, A. Ekman, K. Yoss and J. Verbruggen and others.

In the troupe of "Astana Ballet" Theater -since 2016.


Contrasts - choreography by Ruben Terranova;
Giselle (Giselle’s friends), Touch of illusion (Sergei Rachmaninov - overcoming), A fuego lento, Diversity, Love Fear Loss (second duo) - choreography by Ricardo Amarante;
Serenade - choreography of George;
In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated - choreography by William Forsythe;
Salome (John the Baptist) - choreography by Mukaram Avakhri;
Nutcracker (Prince) - choreography by Vasily Vainonen;
Love’s Lost Idols - choreographer Nicolo Fonte

Repertoire also has choreographic miniatures:

Balbraun - the choreography by Dauren Abirova;
Scythian frescoes - choreography by Mukaram Avakhri.