Born in California on March 31, 1997, Abigail spent her early childhood in Moscow, Russia. She began ballet at age 5 at The Nadezhda Russian Ballet School. At age 6 Abigail moved to California, continuing her training at the California Dance Theatre under Kim Maselli. In January 2005, Abigail moved to the island of Cyprus where she trained with Clea Pitsillidou School of Ballet for 6 years. Also, in 2006, Abigail was selected to train at the Limassol Municipal Dance Centre with Artistic Director Mr. Lambros Lambrou where she has trained for the past 9 years. The New English Ballet Theatre is Abigail’s first opportunity to step into the professional ballet world.