Born in Russia in 1986, graduated at M.K.Ciurlionis art school in Vilnius, Lithuania and also studied in Munchen Ballet Academy (under the directorship Konstanze Vernon).
In 2005 Jurgita joined the Royal Swedish Ballet and since then she has interpreted principal roles such as, ''Nykia'' in La Bayadere (N.Makarova), ''Juliet'' in Romeo & Juliet (K.MacMillan), ''Annika'' in Pippi Longstocking (P.Isberg), "Husan" in The Nutckracker ( P.Isberg), "Queen Sofia Magdalena" in Gustav III (P.Bart), ''Giselle'' in Giselle (O.Vinogradov - Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre), ''Odette/Odile'' in Swan Lake (N.Conus).
Has also danced main parts in ballets by M.Bigonzetti, C.Spuck, K.Pastor, N.Christe, J-C Maillot Has worked on principal repertoire roles with: "Odette/Odile" - Natalia Makarova, "Giselle" & "Nykia" - Anna Grabka, "Juliet" - Cynthia Harvey, Nicole Rhodes, "Queen Sofia Magdalena" - Patrice Bart Jurgita has participated in different International Ballet Competitions and has won prizes in senior division in IBC in Helsinki (Silver) 2005, IBC in Moscow (Silver) 2005, IBC in Jackson (Silver) 2006, IBC in Grasse (Gold) 2003.
Royal Swedish Ballet China tour 2008 with “Swan Lake”( Odette/Odile) Participated in International Ballet Gala's in Stuttgart, Vilnius, Turin, Milan.
Has been Awarded : First Lithuanian ballerina J.Jovaisaite- Olekiene award 2004 Ellen Rasch balettstipendium and Mariane Orlandos stipendium - arets dansare ( 2007) Louis Gallodier award (2007) Rotary International award (2008)