Atomic Heart Ballerina Puzzle Solution [Explained]

Dance with the Ballerinas while you outsmart Petrov!

Atomic Heart is full of mysterious riddles and peculiar puzzles. Each riddle requires a certain intellect and strategy to counter it and progress further. Ballerina Puzzle is one of the complex riddles in Atomic Heart that is set up by Petrov to put on some show. To progress through your storyline, you need to solve the puzzle in the correct sequence and arrange the Ballerinas in a specific order to open the Main Stage gate. 

Key Takeaways
  • Ballerina is one of the many puzzles featured in Atomic Heart that you must solve to progress further. 
  • To solve the puzzle effectively, you have to select the right option for each Ballerina to arrange them in a specific pattern. 
  • For the first Ballerina, choose the Croisée in the fifth position, arms in the third position option,
  • For second Ballerina, choose the Effacé. Arms upright and loose in an allongé option.
  • For the third Ballerina, choose the Attitude option. 
  • For the fourth Ballerina, choose the A la seconde, arms free option.
  • Choosing these options respectively for each statue will make up the correct combination and will open the gain to the main stage. 
Important: Once you enter the hallway, start from the first Ballerina and eventually make your way toward the last one to get the correct pattern of choices.

How To Solve The Ballerina Puzzle

Atomic Heart Ballerina Puzzle
Atomic Heart [Screenshot grab: eXputer]
Once you defeat the enemy robots and make your way to the Theatre, you will find the silver Ballerinas arranged in a random pattern. To unlock the door to Petrov, you have to rearrange the sequence in such a way that their shadows make a killing blow pattern on the hanging bodies. 

You have to arrange a total of four Ballerinas. Once you come close to the statue, you will see a red button present in front of each one. Once you press the button, it will give you four options to select from.

Selecting an option will change the position of the statue. The difficulty level of the puzzle is not very high; if you know the correct option to arrange the Ballerinas, you will be able to solve the riddle easily. 

Right Options For Puzzle

First Ballerina solution
Croisee in the fifth position [Image by eXputer]
Once you reach the first Ballerina, you need to choose Croisée in the fifth position, arms in the third position option. On selecting the option, the lady will change her gesture and rearrange its position.

Atomic Heart Ballerina Puzzle
Relevé in the fifth position [Image by eXputer]
After that, reach towards the second Ballerina and hit the red button. Once you’re displayed with the options, select Relevé in the fifth positionEffacé. Arms upright and loose in an allongé.

Third Ballerina solution
Attitude [Screenshot grab: eXputer]
Now, move toward the third Ballerina and choose the third option, which is Attitude, and you’ll be halfway done. 

Atomic Heart Ballerina Puzzle
A la seconde, arms free [Image by eXputer]
Lastly, make your way to the last dancing statue and choose A la seconde, arms free option. If you follow the right pattern, the gates of the main hallway will open, letting you enter the main stage. 


The Ballerina riddle in Atomic Heart might look a bit tricky on the first go, but if you know the right option for each statue, you can counter the riddle pretty easily. All you need to do is select the right option for each ballerina, and they will arrange their pattern on their own. 

Now that, you know the way to counter the Ballerina puzzle, you must also learn how to solve Mirror Mechanism Puzzle in Atomic Hearts. You can also get the solution to Not A Password At All Quest from our detailed guide. Other than that, make sure to go through our Atomic Heart Skill Tree guide to get in-depth knowledge of each tree and how to use it accordingly. 

Moreover, make sure to get the Atomic Heart Dominator Blueprint to get your hands on one of the lethal weapons in the game! Furthermore, you can check out our Atomic Heart Best Weapons guide too!

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