Yevgeni Anfinogenov was born in Moscow, Russia. He graduated from the prestigious Perm State Ballet Academy and joined The Russian Chamber Ballet Theater of Moscow.
He was first soloist with The Moscow City Ballet and Russian National Ballet Theater, and principal dancer with Metropolitan Classical Ballet. Yevgeni has performed many principals roles in classical and contemporary repertoires, and has toured extensively throughout the world. He has performed in many gala presentations.
Yevgeni is married to a Russian prima ballerina Olga Pavlova, his partner on stage, and both are pricipals at Mejia Ballet.