The Founder: Anastasia Kovalenko

Anastasia Kovalenko is an experienced performing arts manager. Anastasia graduated from the Bolshoi Ballet Academy, danced in the Bolshoi Theatre and the Moscow Classical Ballet Theatre. Anastasia started her producer career as the head of the HR-Department of the Moscow State Philharmonic Society, she later coordinated touring and guest companies and artists, continued as a chief project’s officer in Rosconcert. Anastasia founded RUS ART productions in 2009.

In 2012, Anastasia became one of the first Russian students graduated from the United Nations’ EMPRETEC Program for entrepreneurs.

In 2016, Anastasia won the grant of the Theatre Union of the Russian Federation that yearly rewards theater professionals across Russia.