Originally from Kyrgyzstan, Eldiyar Daniyarov joined Atlantic Ballet in 2012. Prior to coming to Canada he was dancing as a soloist with the prestigious Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg. He trained and graduated from the esteemed Kazakh National Academy of Arts and went on as a principal dancer with the National Academic Ballet of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Center of Contemporary Dance, and the Crown of Russian Ballet Moscow. For Atlantic Ballet, he has danced in various productions including ROMEO AND JULIETTE, PIAF, PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, ICEMAN, GHOSTS OF VIOLENCE, and CARMEN. For the past two years, Eldiyar worked as rehearsal assistant & resident teacher. We are happy to announce his return as a dancer with the Company.