Natalia Palshina is a choreographer and dancer based in Berlin. She graduated  with honours from Vienna State Opera ballet academy and since then has been dancing  for over 15 years in different projects, festivals and theatres like Vienna States Opera, Staatsbalett Berlin, West Australian Ballet, Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz. Today her rich stage experience and divers repertoire –from classical and modern ballet to dance theatre and improvisation – help her to create unique multimedia performances and solo works by crossing genres.

Recent works:


“Guilty Without Guilt” A.Ostrovsky. Choreography for the theatre performance of 3thd Stanislavsky Studio. Theater Rumina, Moscow 19.11.2019


“Foreign body trio”. Concept & Choreography Howool by Beak. Research and dance performance. Expo festival, Berlin 04.05.2019. 

“What are they eating with?” multimedia performance. Concept, choreography, dance performance. Collaboration with Konstantin Grouss. Black Theater, Creative Estate Guslitsa, Russia. 10.01.2019

“8 Improvisational Journeys” concept by Sam Marzbani. Dance performance.Meistersaal, Berlin 18.11.2018

“Dancing Poetry” poetic performance. Concept & Choreography.  

Cultural Center Come-In, Moscow 15.11.2018

“Game of Tones” multimedia performance. Concept & Choreography,

dance performance. Abakan Philharmonia 24.09.2018


1993 – 1995      Contemporary dance school of Nikolay Ogryzkov 
1995 – 2000      Moscow Ballet Academy
2000 – 2002      Vienna State Opera Ballet Academy


             2001 ​     Ballets des Jeunes d’Europe, Lubéron
2002 – 2006      Vienna State Opera Ballet
2006 – 2007      Berlin State Ballet
2007 – 2008      West Australian Ballet
2009 – 2012      Theater Regensburg
2012 – 2015      State Theather „Am Gärtnerplatz“, Munich

   since 2015      freelance projects 

   since 2016      member of "MINAMI"


Circle Ruins       One-act performance,  Moscow, Russia
Netz                   Theater Regensburg, Germany
Sun                     Festival Architecture-Body-Dance, Moscow, Russia

Openers            "Fashion 4Charity", Fashion Week Berlin

Leading & Solo Roles

Clara – „The Nutcracker“ (Ivan Cavallari)
Luisa – „The Nutcracker“ (Patrice Bart)
Olga (with V. Malakhov) – „Onegin“ (John Cranko)
Lilith – „Lilith” (Olaf Schmidt)
Carabosse – „The Sleeping Beauty“ (Karl Schreiner)
Queen of Hearts – „Alice in Wonderland“ (Simon Dow)
Peasants' Pas de deux – „Giselle
Little Swans & Solo Neapolitan Dance – „The Swan Lake“ (Rudolf Nurejew)
The Singing Canary Fairy & Pas de quatre – „The Sleeping Beauty“ (Marius Petipa, Peter Wright)
The Time – „Petrushka“ (Renato Zanella)
The Cat – „Peter and the Wolf“ (Emanuele Soavi)
Desdemona – „Otello“ (Lukas Gaudernak)
„Six Dances” (Jiri Kylian)
„Step Lightly” (Paul Lightfood)
„Theme & Variations” (George Balanchine)
„Allegro Brillante” (George Balanchine)

Other Roles: „Raymonde”; „Triangle”;„Coppelia”; „Sylvia”; „Manon”; „Bajadere”; „La Fille mal gardée”, „How do you like it” - John Neumeyer; „Barocco&Co”, „Exit” & „Oblita Pax” - Vanessa Tamburi; „Spartakus”, „Cinderella”, „Cadetball“, „Beethoven Opus 73” - Renato Zanella; “Romeo and Juliet”  - John Cranko; „Night of the Hunter”  - Nikolaus Adler; „Carmina Burana”  - Olaf Schmidt; „Schlagobers”, „Berlin 1920” - Karl Schreiner; „Arsen” - Jo Stromgen; „Minutemade” - Christopher Roman, Georg Reischl, Marco Goecke, Alexander Ekman, Mauro Astolfi, Antony Rizzi;