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Natalia Makarova

 
Date of Birth: November 21, 1940 (82)

Birth Place: Leningrad, USSR

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 1986
Vera Baronova
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1983
Princess Zenobia (Ballet)
Strip Tease Girl (Ballet)
Princess Zenobia
Strip Tease Girl
Vera Barnova
  [Broadway]
Performer


Natalia Makarova Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1984 - Actress of the Year in a Musical Gold Star
Natalia Makarova, On Your Toes
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1983 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Natalia Makarova, On Your Toes
 
Olivier Awards - 1983 - Outstanding Individual Performance of the Year in a New Dance Production
Natalia MakarovaThe Royal Opera's The Nightingale
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1983 - Best Debut Performance Gold Star
Natalia Makarova, On Your Toes
 
Theatre World Awards - 1983 - Performance Gold Star
Natalia MakarovaSpecial Award
 
Tony Awards - 1983 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical Gold Star
Natalia Makarova, On Your Toes

Natalia Makarova News

LA BAYADERE Comes to Norwegian National Ballet Next Week Photo LA BAYADERE Comes to Norwegian National Ballet Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Mar 17, 2022

Ever since its first premiere in St. Petersburg in 1877, this ballet about the temple dancer (bayadère) Nikiya has captivated audiences. So did the Norwegian National Ballet in 2019, when the press described their version of La Bayadère as “a masterpiece” – and “hypnotic in its precision”.

BWW Interview: Tiler Peck On Returning To New York City Ballet's THE NUTCRACKER Photo BWW Interview: Tiler Peck On Returning To New York City Ballet's THE NUTCRACKER
by BWW Special - Dec 15, 2021

Tiler Peck has been a principal dancer with New York City Ballet (NYCB) since 2009. You might have seen her on Broadway in On The Town as Ivy Smith or in The Music Man as Gracie Shinn. She starred as Marie in the World Premiere Kennedy Center production of Little Dancer. It was that performance that made me and a lot of others in this area take notice of Ms. Peck not only as a dancer, but as a strong actress and singer.

Hope Muir Appointed Artistic Director Of The National Ballet Of Canada Photo Hope Muir Appointed Artistic Director Of The National Ballet Of Canada
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 7, 2021

The Board of Directors of The National Ballet of Canada today announced that following a two-year international search, Hope Muir has been appointed Artistic Director of the company effective January 1, 2022.

The National Ballet of China Holds 11th Ballet Workshop Evening in Beijing Photo The National Ballet of China Holds 11th Ballet Workshop Evening in Beijing
by Stephi Wild - May 2, 2021

The National Ballet of China recently held its 11th Ballet Workshop Evening at the Tianqiao Theater in Beijing.

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Richard W. Kidwell Photo BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Richard W. Kidwell
by Elliot Lanes - Feb 8, 2021

Today’s subject Richard W. Kidwell has been living his theatre life in DC theatre professionally since1966. He has been the Theatre Manager at the Opera House at Kennedy Center since it’s very first performance back in 1971 which makes him one of if not the longest running employees working in the DC theatre scene.

Boston Ballet Presents BB@yourhome: Look Back, Focus Forward Photo Boston Ballet Presents BB@yourhome: Look Back, Focus Forward
by Stephi Wild - Jan 11, 2021

 Boston Ballet presents BB@yourhome: Look Back, Focus Forward, an approximately one-hour long virtual program featuring historic Boston Ballet moments and artistic achievements, including the intimate ballets from Leonid Yakobson, international tours, and a preview of Ken Ossola's new work.

Marblehead School Of Ballet To Hold Community Appreciation Week and Winter Coat Drive Photo Marblehead School Of Ballet To Hold Community Appreciation Week and Winter Coat Drive
by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2020

The Marblehead School of Ballet (MSB) celebrates its annual Community Appreciation Week with special activities from Sunday, December 13 through Saturday, December 19.

Lincoln Center at Home Presents New York City Ballet, American Ballet Theatre & More  Photo Lincoln Center at Home Presents New York City Ballet, American Ballet Theatre & More for Dance Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2020

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts announced a week devoted to dance from Saturday, May 30 to Thursday, June 4, 2020.

Lincoln Center at Home Announces Upcoming Calendar of Events Featuring ACT ONE Starri Photo Lincoln Center at Home Announces Upcoming Calendar of Events Featuring ACT ONE Starring Santino Fontana & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 21, 2020

Lincoln Center at Home is maintaining connections to the arts during the COVID-19 pandemic. A free, one-stop portal to all digital offerings from across the iconic campus, offerings include Lincoln Center Pop-Up Classroom, #ConcertsForKids, and an array of archival and livestream performances.

ABT OFFSTAGE Announces Programming for May 18-24 Photo ABT OFFSTAGE Announces Programming for May 18-24
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2020

In this weekly online series running through July 4, American Ballet Theatre OffStage offers diverse behind-the-scenes experiences of America's National Ballet Company. The second week of ABT OffStage features conversations, ballet classes and blog posts to honor the 40th Anniversary of Natalia Makarova's staging of La Bayadère.

Natalia Makarova Videos

VIDEO: American Ballet Theatre Previews Fall Season Featuring World Premieres by Mich Videoplay
VIDEO: American Ballet Theatre Previews Fall Season Featuring World Premieres by Michelle Dorrance and Jessica Lang

by Alan Henry - Aug 21, 2018

Programming for American Ballet Theatre's 2018 Fall season, October 17-28 at the David H. Koch Theater, was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie. The season will feature World Premieres by Michelle Dorrance and Jessica Lang, as well as centennial tribute performances of Jerome Robbins's and Leonard Bernstein's Fancy Free. Check out a video preview of the season below!

STAGE TUBE: Antony Tudor's LILAC GARDEN Premiere, January 26, 1936
by Barnett Serchuk - Jan 25, 2013

Antony Tudor's Jardin aux Lilas (also known by its American title Lilac Garden) was first presented by Ballet Rambert on January 26, 1936 at the Mercury Theatre in London. Set in the Edwardian era to music by Ernest Chausson the ballet depicts the story of a young woman who is engaged to a man she does not love, pitted against her passion for the man she cannot marry.


Natalia Makarova Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Natalia Makarova been in?
Natalia Makarova has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Natalia Makarova been in?
Natalia Makarova has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Natalia Makarova been nominated for?
Actress of the Year in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for On Your Toes , Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for On Your Toes , Outstanding Individual Performance of the Year in a New Dance Production (Olivier Awards) for The Royal Opera's The Nightingale , Best Debut Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for On Your Toes Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Special Award and Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for On Your Toes .

What awards has Natalia Makarova won?
Actress of the Year in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for On Your Toes, Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for On Your Toes, Best Debut Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for On Your Toes Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Special Awardand Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for On Your Toes.