Alla Duhova was born on November 29, 1966, in the village of Kosa, Komi-Perm Autonomous District. A year after Alla's birth, the family moved to Riga. Since childhood, Alla has shown an extraordinary ability to dance. At age 11, Alla Duhova came to an ensemble of folk dance "Ivushka." Despite her young age, she was better dancer than many other adolescents. When Alla was in the 10th grade, a circus had visited Riga. She became friends with the daughter of the chief trainer. The chief trainer was amazed by Alla's extraordinary dance talent and invited her to work in their circus shows. Her circus career was sky rocking, until she received a serious injury; a complex fracture of the ankle. Unfortunately, her circus career was over. She came back to Moscow and created one of the most famous dance groups in the World, "Todes."
Did You Know?
Alla Duhova is a professional choreographer, founder, and an art director of the international show-ballet “Todes.”
Other interesting facts:
In 2007, "Todes" celebrated twenty year anniversary. Alla Duhova is the founder of "Todes" which performs around the world. Many Russian cities have school-studio, "Todes" to discover young Russian dance talents. Also, "Todes" has opened the beauty salon and launched a special line of clothing.