Born in Moscow, Alena Grivnina graduated from the Moscow State Academy of Choreography in 2020 (class of Elena Vatulya).
Since June 2020, Alena Grivnina has been an artist of the Ballet Company of the Primorsky Stage of the Mariinsky Theatre.
Repertoire at the Primorsky Stage of the Mariinsky Theatre includes:
The Nutcracker (Masha); choreography by Eldar Aliev,
Swan Lake (Little Swans, Neapolitan Dance); choreography by Marius Petipa, Lev Ivanov, revised version by Konstantin Sergeyev and choreographic adaptation by Eldar Aliev,
The Sleeping Beauty (The Carefree Fairy, the Little Red Riding Hood, White Cat, Little Aurora); choreography by Marius Petipa revised by Konstantin Sergeev, Eldar Aliev,
La Bayadère (Dance of the bayadères); choreography by Marius Petipa revised by Vladimir Ponomarev and Vakhtang Chabukiani,
Don Quixote (Amour); choreography by Alexander Gorsky based after Marius Petipa,
Giselle (Giselle’s friends); choreography by Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot and Marius Petipa.