Born in Ufa, Alsu Zaynulina completed her ballet studies under Galina Georgievna Sabirova, an Honored Artist of Bashkortostan and Tajikistan, at the Rudolf Nureyev Bashkiria Dance College.
In 2018 she joined the Saint Petersburg State Academic Yacobson Ballet Theatre and toured together with other theater dancers over Japan, France, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Belgium, Georgia, and Morocco.
Since February 2021, Alsu Zaynulina has been working in the Ballet Company of the Primorsky Stage of the Mariinsky Theatre.
Repertoire at the Primorsky Stage of the Mariinsky Theatre includes:
Swan Lake (Spanish Dance); choreography by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov, revised choreography by Konstantin Sergeyev and choreographic adaptation by Eldar Aliev,
The Little Humpbacked Horse (Gypsy Dance); choreography by Alexei Ratmansky,
Prodigal Son (Sisters); choreography by George Balanchine.