Black ballet dancers
Posted 07 July 2001 - 07:20 PM
I remember Lydia Abarca fondly, and I'll never forget a spectacular Corsaire pdd she did with Paul Russell (who hasn't been mentioned here yet) at one of DTH's mid-Seventies seasons at the State Theater. She often reminded me of Suzanne Farrell.
Posted 07 July 2001 - 07:47 PM
Posted 08 July 2001 - 05:48 AM
Posted 08 July 2001 - 07:29 AM
a link that includes information about a reunion with his family and photographs of him and his sister: [url="http://"http://www.s-t.com/daily/04-98/04-14-98/a05wn028.htm"]http://www.s-t.com/d...98/a05wn028.htm[/url]
one which gives an account of his reunion with his brother: [url="http://"http://www.th-record.com/1998/04/04-16-98/ballet.htm"]http://www.th-record...6-98/ballet.htm[/url]
Posted 08 July 2001 - 07:52 AM
Posted 08 July 2001 - 08:11 AM
We had a chance to chat with her briefly after a performance at SPAC. She is utterly charming, very humble and appreciative of compliments from fans. She is also exquisite. A beautiful dancer and a beautiful lady.
Posted 08 July 2001 - 08:48 AM
Posted 08 July 2001 - 01:04 PM
Posted 08 July 2001 - 01:13 PM
We're missing one Very Big Name in today's ballet world. I'm surprised. A man, dancing in New York......many of you mention him frequently as "why doesn't he dance more???"
Posted 08 July 2001 - 01:19 PM
Posted 08 July 2001 - 09:16 PM
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[ 07-10-2001: Message edited by: alexandra ]
Posted 08 July 2001 - 09:45 PM
Originally posted by BalletNut:
Hopefully Chidozie Nzerem will get promoted soon; I've always liked him.
I haven't seen her, but Houston Ballet's Lauren Anderson is supposed to be pretty good.
Posted 09 July 2001 - 11:59 AM
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