Stanislav Belyaevsky

Director AfterPetipa / Ballet Teacher, Choreographer

Stanislav Belyaevsky is a former principal dancer of the Mariinsky Theatre and of leading State Ballet Theatres in Europe, has been a guest star with many ballet companies, and is also a professional ballet teacher and choreographer. As a ballet teacher, he has taught in the best professional ballet schools in Finland, Canada, and the USA, Stanislav has served as a jury member for international competitions and worked as a guest teacher and choreographer of international ballet festivals. His students are dancing in professional ballet companies in Russia, Europe, South America, Canada, and the USA. As a professional choreographer, Stanislav Belyaevsky is a valuable expert who can set ballets from the Classical Heritage using the unique notations of dances from The Theatre Collection of Harvard University.

Anastasia Dunets

Artistic Director AfterPetipa / Ballet Teacher, Ballet Master

Anastasia Dunets is a graduate of the glorious Vaganova Ballet Academy, and a winner of the Vaganova-Prix International Ballet Competition has worked as a dancer of the Mariinsky Theatre, the State Ballet of Berlin, and the Finnish National Ballet. Anastasia has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Ballet Pedagogy and more than 10 years of successful teaching experience around the world. Ms. Dunets was awarded the Order of Lion of Finland, an honorable award in Finland for achievements in the Field of Art. As a professional choreographer, she worked as an Artistic Director of choreographic projects in Finland, USA, Costa Rica, and Bulgaria. Anastasia Dunets is an honored member of the jury at international ballet competitions in Europe and a guest teacher at dance intensives and workshops around the world.

About  Us

We offer a variety of programs of teaching and training for professional ballet students to prepare them for ballet competitions, rehearse new roles, and set ballet productions for companies.

In our teaching, we follow the Vaganova System. Our objectives are to preserve and develop the best traditions of teaching classical dance while encouraging the fulfillment of artistic expression thereby enabling ballet students and professional ballet dancers to reach their full potential.  We help each student to enjoy the pleasure of artistic expression and experience technical accomplishments in the craft and art of dance overall.

As professional choreographers, our goal is to implement ballets from the Classical Heritage while keeping contemporary concepts of classical ballet.


• 27 December 2021 – 6 January 2022



• August 2022



The ballets can be restored using choreographic notation from the Harvard Theatre Collection at Houghton Library
(“The Sergeev Collection”)

This is an opportunity to enrich your school or company’s repertoire with ballets from the world’s classical heritage keeping the contemporary concept of Classical Ballet.

At the Hermitage Theatre of The State Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg we staged the ballet “Les Ruses d’Amour” (Choreography by Stanislav Belyaevsky after Marius Petipa). Video record of this performance available here: Premiere of “Les Ruses d’Amour”.

Also, you can observe reconstructions of the variations from “The Enchanted Forest” and “Raymonda”.

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