Mr. Tapkharov is from Irkutsk, Russia. He received his training from the Buryat Republican Choreography College and the East Siberian State Institute of Culture in 2012. Mr. Tapkharov has danced many roles for the Buryatsk State Academic Theatre of Opera & Ballet, the Russian National Ballet, the Imperial Russian Ballet and the Musical Theatre of the Republic of Karelia. He participated in competitions including Arabesque Ekaterina Maximova Perm and the All Russian Competition of Ballet and Choreography. Mr. Tapkharov joined Manassas Ballet Theatre in 2022.