Denis Panchenko goes on Russian Grand Ballet North American Tour in 2015 as a principal dancer of the evil enchanter Rothbart role.
In 2009 Denis graduated from Kiev State Choreographic Institute (class of N.Abramenko) – now run by Nobuhiro Terada – which has produced some of the world’s leading dancers (Alina Cojocaru, Sergei Polunin, Denis Matvienko and Ivan Putrov to name but a few).
Immediately after graduation Denis was invited to join Mariinsky Theatre of Saint Peterburg – one of the most famous theatres in the world, .
Denis has joined the «Russian Grand Ballet» and the «Stars of the World Ballet» project under direction of Constantine Pinchuk in 2010. Since then, he has toured the world dancing principal roles in many countries, including Italy, Spain, France, Belgium, Germany and Russia.
Denis Panchenko’s repertoire includes lead roles in ballet’s most coveted performances: Prince Siegfried, Rothbart, Pas de Trois in Swan Lake, Spartacus and Crass in Spartacus, Prince Desire in Sleeping Beauty and many more.