Born in Moscow, Nicole Ignatieva entered the G.Ledyakh Classic Dance College in 2010. From 2015 she studied at the Dance School with the Gzhel Moscow State Academic Dance Theatre.
In 2016 she took part in Ilze Liepa’s Theatre Tales choreographed by Elena Baryshnikova (Golden Shoe, How the Skirt Fell in Love with Colette).
In 2017 she won the 3rd prize in nomination of contemporary choreography at the Moscow Mayor Grant Competition.
From 2018 to 2020 Nicole Ignatieva was on tour in Spain, France, America, Finland, Bulgaria, India, and China and visited many Russian cities. In 2019 she took part in The Summer Ballet Seasons at the Russian Academic Youth Theater.
Since January 2021, Nicole Ignatieva 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:
The Little Humpbacked Horse (Gypsy Dance); choreography by Alexei Ratmansky.