Nika Afonina

Junior Company

Nika Afonina (1st year) was born in 1998 in Odessa, Ukraine.


  • With Dutch National Ballet since:  2016
  • Place of Birth:  Odessa, Ukraine - 1998
  • Career with Dutch National Ballet:  Junior Company (1st year) - 2016
  • Training:  Odessa Ballet School, Kiev State Ballet School
  • Awards:  2013- Rudolf Nureyev IBS competition in Budapest: The most promising young talent
  • Career:  She performed a variety of ballets, most recent "Ball Masquerade" and "Paquita", directed by Vladimir Malakhov, and the Pas de deux from "Talisman".