Maxim Chashchegorov was born in Ekaterinburg, Russia. He graduated from the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet in 2002. He joined Mariinsky theatre and stayed there for five years under the directorship of Makhar Vasiev. Maxim danced a lot of interesting roles and worked with many choreographers, including William Forsythe, John Neumeier, Terence Kohler and Jiri Bubenicek. In 2007 Maxim was invited to join Bavarian State theatre. Since 2016 he has worked as a principal guest artist in many companies around the world. He is a qualified ballet teacher, with a Masters of Art from the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet.
Pas de deux in the second movement of Brahms-Schonberg- Quartett (G.Balanchine), White Couple in Katalyse (J. Cranko), Alonso in The Tempest (J. Mannes), Ghost Birds in A Cinderella Story (J. Neumeier), Count Paris in Romeo and Juliet (J. Cranko), Athlet in Les Biches (B. Nijinska), Benno in Swan Lake (R. Barra), Des Grieux in The Lady of the Camellias (J. Neumeier), Bernard in Raymonda (R. Barra), Pas de deux 2 in Artifact (W. Forsythe), The Russian Soloist in Sйrie Noire – A choreographic murder mystery (T. Kohler), creation, Aus Holbergs Zeit (J. Cranko), Pas de deux, First Soloist in Serie Noire – a choreographic murder mystery (T.Kohler), creation Lucentio in The Taming of the Shrew (J. Cranko), Prince Desire in Sleeping Beauty (M. Petipa/I. Liљka), Eduardo in Don Quijote (R. Barra after M. Petipa/A. Gorski, tradition), El Trianero, Matador in Don Quijote (R. Barra after M. Petipa/A. Gorski, tradition), First Soloist in Scиnes de ballet (F. Ashton), Gьnther in The Nutcracker (J. Neumeier), The Man in the Shadows in Illusions – like Swan Lake (J. Neumeier), 2nd Pas de deux in Goldberg-Variations (J. Robbins), Lucentio in The Taming of the Shrew (J. Cranko), 4th Solo-Boy in Choreartium (L. Massine), Solor in La Bayadere (M. Petipa/P. Bart), Birthday Offering (F. Ashton), Lysander in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (J. Neumeier), Gremin in Onegin (J. Cranko), Ali, slave and Lankedem in Le Corsaire (M. Petipa/I. Liska), Soloist 3rd movement in Symphony in C (G. Balanchine)