Alexandra Shalimova was born in Krasnodar.
In 2013 she graduated from the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet (class of Prof. Tatiana Alexandrovna Udalenkova).
From 2013 to 2018 Alexandra Shalimova worked as a ballet artist at the Slovak National Theatre in Bratislava. From 2018 to 2019 she was an artist of the Atlanta Ballet (Georgia, USA). In November and December 2019 she performed as a guest ballet artist with tours in Guangdong and Hainan Provinces (China).
Since June 2020, Alexandra Shalimova has been an artist of the Ballet Company of the Primorsky Stage of the Mariinsky Theatre.
Vaslav Nijinsky. God of Dance (Romola de Pulszky, Tamara Karsavina)
From Fairy Tale to Fairy Tale (Princess Goldilocks)
Le Corsaire (Gulnare, the Odalisk, the Slave-girls (solo))
Swan Lake (Odetta-Odile, Brides, Neapolitan Dance, Spanish Dance, Big Swans’ Dance)
Sleeping Beauty (Princess Florine)
La Esmeralda (Two Pas de corbeil)
Slovak Dances (Two Lights)
Sam Stravinsky (Movement 3)