President, Russian Ballet of Orlando
Katerina Fedotova is the daughter of Artistic Directors, Vadim Fedotov and Irina Depler. Katerina is a fourth generation ballet dancer from Kiev, Ukraine. She studied at the Kiev Ballet Academy in Kiev, Ukraine under the direction of Natalya Shitikova and Larisa Obovskaya, and the National Theater of Yugoslavia. Katerina received the coveted principal title at the age of 18, and has since performed globally including Spain, Portugal, Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, Romania, South Korea, England, Ecuador, Colombia, Peru, Bolivia, and United States.
Katerina has toured as a Principal Dancer in ballets including Le Corsaire, Sleeping Beauty, Ballet Fedotov’s Productions of The Nutcracker, Cinderella, Snow White, Hamlet, West Side Story, Romeo and Juliet, Gershwin Greats, Coppelia and many others.
On March 23, 2013 Katerina and her parents celebrated their 13th year Anniversary of the Russian Ballet Orlando. Ms. Fedotova is the Director of Russian Ballet Orlando and became the President of the board for Russian Ballet of Orlando in May of 2011. She continues her family’s legacy educating and training young, aspiring dancers to succeed and pursue their professional career in ballet. Katerina’s main goal at the Russian Academy and Russian Ballet of Orlando is to provide dancers with opportunities to train in the Russian “Vaganova” method while building their professional resume through solo performances and principal roles in productions. Upon graduation, Russian Ballet Orlando graduates will have an impressive resume filled with strong experiences that will propel their resumes and attract dance companies worldwide.
“My dreams are to open doors for the young dancers, allow them to explore different opportunities that this world can bring. Allow them to make their choice, and help them succeed in Professional Companies worldwide” - Katerina Fedotova
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