Quick Facts of Aleksandra Lange Baryshnikov

  • Full NameAleksandra Lange Baryshnikov
  • Date of Birth1981 /03 /05
  • NicknameShura
  • Marital StatusSingle
  • BirthplaceStillwater, Minnesota, USA
  • EthnicityWhite
  • ReligionChristian
  • ProfessionDancer, Choregrapher, Actress
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Eye colourBlue
  • Hair colourBlonde
  • BuildSlim
  • SpouseBruce Bryan (Divorced)
  • Height5 Feet 5 Inch (1.65 m)
  • EducationMarlboro College
  • Online PresenceTwitter, Instagram, Facebook
  • Children2
  • HoroscopePisces

Shura Baryshnikov is an American dancer, choregrapher, dance educator, and actress. Moreover, she is also famous for being the daughter of a well-known ballet dancer, Mikhail Baryshnikov, and Academy award-winning actress, Jessica Lange. Further, Shura began her dancing career in early childhood.

As of now, she is one of the famous ballet dancers and dance educators. Apart, Baryshnikov is serving as the head of Movement at Brown University/ Trinity Repertory Company. Moreover, she is a married woman and also a mother of two wonderful children. What is her net worth status? Let us learn more about her in the article given below.

Born in Stillwater, Minnesota, USA

Shura Baryshnikov was born as  Aleksandra Lange Baryshnikov on March 5, 1981, in Stillwater, Minnesota, USA. Moreover, she is the daughter of a world-known ballet dancer, Mikhail Baryshnikov, and Academy award-winning actress, Jessica LangeHowever, her parents got married in 1976 and divorce in 1982. She has three half-siblings from her father’s sides and two half-siblings from her mother’s side.

Shura Baryshnikov with her mother in her early childhood.
Shura Baryshnikov with her mother in her early childhood. Image Source: Pinterest

The three half-siblings from her father’s marriage are Sofia-Luisa Baryshnikova (half-sister), Anna Baryshnikov (half-sister), and Peter Andrew Baryshnikov (half-brother). Moreover, the two siblings from her mother’s marriage are Samuel Walker Shepard (half-brother) and  Hannah Jane Shepard (half-sister).

Baryshnikov with her father, Mikhail Baryshnikov.
Baryshnikov with her father, Mikhail Baryshnikov. Image Source: Pinterest

Shura began her classical ballet training since her child age. As a high school student, she used to run track, rode a horse, and also played field hockey. Later, she joined Marlboro College in Vermont where he studied American along with a theatre and contemporary dance. During her student life she was also a member of the student a cappella group Five-O’Clock Bells.

Shura(red dress) with her mother, step-father, and two half-siblings.
Shura (red dress) with her mother, step-father, and two half-siblings. Image Source: Pinterest

As of now, she is severing as the head of Movement at the Brown University/ Trinity Repertory Company as a dance teacher and teaching associate improvisation.  Moreover, she also took part in a production of Oscar Wilde’s Salome at Boston’s Bridge Repertory Theater. Apart, she used to work at Salve Regina University, Connecticut College, Dean Collge, and Rohde Island College.

Relationship Status

39 years old, talented ballet dancer, Shura is currently living a single life after the heartfelt divorce with her husband. As of now, she is enjoying her happy moment with her family and friends. Apart, she is currently raising her two children as a single mother as well as focusing on her dancing career. She was once married to her long time boyfriend turned husband, Bruce Bryan. 

She with her ex-husband, Bruce Bryan.
She with her ex-husband, Bruce Bryan. Image Source: Getty Images

However, we don’t have exact information regarding her marriage date and when did the couple divorced. She shares two wonderful daughters from her marriage relationship with ex-husband. The couple became parents for the first time with a baby girl named, Adah Bryan. As of now, she is also a dancer like her mother.

Shura's two daughters, Adah and Ilse.
Shura’s two daughters, Adah and Ilse. Image Source: ilse-s-bryan Instagram

The duo became parents for the second time again with a baby girl, IIse Bryan. However, she hasn’t shared anything about her children’s birth date and places to date. Moreover, she raised her children as a single mother and her children are all grown up now and busy in their respective fields. She is very proud of being a mother of two wonderful children and currently living a happy life with them.

What’s Her Net Worth?

Shura has earned a whopping amount of money from her career as a dancer, choregrapher, dance educator, and actress. However, it is very difficult to predict her actual net worth figure yet. Moreover, her net worth might be in millions of dollars. Apart, she is the daughter of a famous actress who has earned a hefty amount of money from her career.

According to Celebrity Net Worth, her mother’s estimated net worth figure is $15 million. Besides, she also works as a dance teacher and educator in many universities which might also earn her some money. As of now, she is living a happy life with her two daughters and family.