Richest Ballet Dancers in the World

27 May 2014

Richest Ballet Dancers in the World

Wondering about which are the 5 richest ballet dancers in the world? Let’s find out together!

We all know that the world of ballet is full of dancers that love music and live with it.  Their principal dream it’s to be known by a lot of people and to have the most amazing performances on the stage.

Professional balet dancers are trying to live from their passion for the art form, and this is so important, because what’s more wonderful than earning money from your passion.

But,this industry is searching for perfection in everything and there are so many things that will not be tolerated. With the mental and physical demands and time-intensive nature of ballet training, serious dancers must be employed on a full-time salary.

If you want to become a rich balet dancer, you must work hard and this will be really tough someday.  But to become one of the richest ballet dancers in the world, a certain amount of hard work and fame is also needed.

Many of the wealthiest ballet dancers on our list have made their name and their wealth through branching out into producing, choreography, or even modelling and acting.

Here are the top 5 Richest Ballet Dancers all over the world !

5. Nina Ananiashvili – $30,000 per performance

Nina Ananiashvili is the current artistic director of the State Ballet of Georgia.

She recently hung up her ballet shoes after an illustrious career as a prima ballerina earning about $30,000 per performance.

Her parents encouraged her to do ice skating before to built her career in ballet.

Nina started ballet training to complement her skating, but eventually abandoned skating altogether and began training as a ballet dancer.

Everything started in Moscow at the Choreographic Institute .

Nina made waves in the United States becoming a principal dancer for the Houston Ballet and American Ballet Theatre.

The 5 Richest Ballet Dancers
The 5 Richest Ballet Dancers


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