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Eugene Granatino: biography
Eugene Granatino was born in Chelyabinsk. When she was 4 years old, his parents sent him to a children’s dance school-Studio, where the boy began to learn the basics of choreographic art. At the age of 15, he consciously goes to school «Center of arts for gifted children of the North», which is located in the city of Khanty-Mansiysk. Eugene studied and developed for 4 years. Then decided to get a higher choreographic education and entered the Moscow state University of culture and arts. There, a young man specialized in pop dancing. She graduated from high school, Granatino in 2009.
While studying at Moscow University Eugene passes her first casting and in 2006 he became a full member of the dance team «PROUD». This ballet show was different unconventional approach to dance. The guys combined in one scene, for example, such styles as jazz, modern and Irish step, as well as focused on acrobatic and power rooms.
From 2008 to 2010, Eugene, Granatina acts group «VIP». This dance team gravitated to burlesque and often appeared in videos and commercials. The dancer also has experience on the big stage. In 2007 he danced in the musical «the Producers», which put the theatre «Et Cetera».
Managed to visit Eugene in the role of choreographer. He staged dance shows for singers Craig David, Sergey Lazarev, Alexey Chumakov and Timur Rodriguez, and also for such shows as «Junior Eurovision» concert to the Independence day of Kazakhstan, «Universiade-2013» and others.
Does not stop, Granatina and in their own development. He regularly takes master classes from professional choreographers, several times specially flew to the United States for training in dance schools, «Millennium», «Edge» and «Debbie Reynolds».
Still part of the ballet «PROUD» Eugene Granatino participated in the filming of such television programs as «the Christmas Light» and «Cabaret 100 stars». With a team of «VIP», he spoke in the project «Factory of stars», «Star dancing», «song of the year», «Retro FM» and «Bomb of the year». The ensemble has also starred in ads for the mobile operators «Beeline» and «MegaFon».
After graduating from the University of culture and arts dancer worked with many stars of Russian and foreign music. He starred in music videos and danced at concerts. But he most closely collaborated with Anastasia Zadorozhnaya as a regular participant of her show-ballet in 2007-2009, as well as Sergey Lazarev, in the troupe which was dancing with some interruptions from 2009 to date. And Lazarev Eugene is not only a dancer but also the Director of the choreographic part of the show and videos.
Also, Granatina starred in a large number of TV shows: «phantom of the Opera», «the Big difference», «new year’s eve 2012» «STS lights superstar», the Israeli program «One», «Silver Shoe», «factor a», «Musical heart of theatre», «dandies-Show», «Comedy Woman», «Show Alexei Nemov» and many others.
The «Dancing on TNT»
For the first time Eugene, Granatina got on this reality show in the first season. Then he acted as choreographer in one of the issues, putting the dance in style hip-hop for Adam and DJ MEG.
Then the young man imbued with the atmosphere of the draft and decided to return in the second season as a dancer. Eugene was in the TOP 24 and become a team member Yegor Druzhinin. Interestingly, with his mentor Jack was already familiar to working together in the musical «the Producers».
It is on the project «Dancing on TNT», Granatino plans to realize his dream: to get out of the group of dancers and become a Central figure in the dance numbers.
In the summer of 2012 Yevhen Granatino entered into a formal marriage with his girlfriend Katherine, which met for about 5 years. Katia is also a professional dancer.
In late 2012 the couple have a daughter, Alice.