Bukovska Elita, choreographer
Elita Bukovska, choreographer, was born in Latvia. She has been a ballet dancer at the Lithuanian State Opera and Ballet Theatre and at the Latvian Independent Ballet company. She has worked as a choreographer and ballet master at the Latvian Youth Theatre and as the Ballet Administrator of the Latvian National Opera Ballet Company since 1996. She has choreographed many operas including Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti), Salome (R. Strauss), Don Carlo (Verdi), Die Zauberflöte (Mozart), Carmen (Bizet) and many others at the Latvian National Opera. This is her Israeli Opera debut.