Born in Chisinau (Moldova).  After his education at the Ballet Academy of Moldova and the Conservatory of the City of Vienna, he danced in 2000 at the Jeune Ballet de France. In 2001 he became a member of the Vienna State Opera Ballet, and in 2003 he became a semi-soloist. In 2010 he was appointed solo dancer of the Vienna State Ballet. Guest performances took him to numerous European countries and overseas. Since September 2017, he has also worked as an educator at the Ballet Academy of the Vienna State Opera. Mihail is the präsident of Association Wiener Staatsopernballett.


Awards: 1. Prize at the ÖTR-Contest in Vienna (2001), Grand Prix at the Concours International de Danse de Luxembourg (2001), Karl Musil Memorial Prize (2016), Premio Capri Danza (2017), Order "Gloria Muncii" and Honorary Certificate (Diplomé de Onoare) of the Republic of Moldova for Special Cultural Merit (both 2018), Grand Prix de la Culture 2018 of the Vienna Private Bank.



The 9th International Ballet & Contemporary Dance Competition


October 27th - 29th 2021
Finale: October 30th 2021


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