Born in Russia, graduated at M. K. Ciurlionis art school in Vilnius, Lithuania and also studied in Munich Ballet Academy (under the directorship Konstanze Vernon) In 2005 Jurgita joined the Royal Swedish Ballet and since then she has interpreted most of classic ballet principal roles. Jurgita has participated in different International Ballet Competitions and has won prizes in senior division. Has toured with Royal Swedish Ballet in Greece, Switzerland, China. She also appears as invited guest at different ballet scenes all over the world.