Gentlemen’s & Contemporary Instructor and Choreographer
Born in Bulgaria’s capitol, Mr. Sergiev studied ballet at the State Choreographic Institute in Sofia. Following graduation, he joined the National Ballet of Bulgaria where he danced until 2000. In that same year, he joined Ballet Internationale in Indianapolis. His repertoire with the National Ballet of Bulgaria includes featured roles in Swan Lake, Giselle, Zorba the Greek, The Nutcracker and Dracula, and featured roles in Sleeping Beauty, Marz, Interzone, Peter Pan and One Thousand and One Nights with Ballet Internationale.
He has toured internationally in Germany, France, Greece, South Korea, China, Canada, Spain, and other countries. Peter Koldamov, Iasen Valchanov, Irina Kolpakova, Vladilen Semenov, and Eldar Aliev have all played an instrumental role in shaping Mr. Sergiev as an artist.
Mr. Sergiev received the honor of Outstanding Choreographer at the 2009, 2012, 2015, 2017, and 2018 Youth America Grand Prix competition, as well as the Choreography Award at the 2010 World Ballet Competition.