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Sarah Wildor Gone


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#1 Salome

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Posted 26 September 2001 - 03:25 AM

Principal of the Royal Ballet Sarah Wildor has "resigned". Very sad news.

#2 Alexandra

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Posted 26 September 2001 - 09:48 AM

Sad news indeed, Amy. Surely she's too young to retire from dancing. Is it known if she's gone to another company?

#3 Sonja

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Posted 26 September 2001 - 10:05 AM

Terribly sorry and sad to hear this!
I was touched so much by Sarah's performances, the "happy" ones such as Lise, but even more in the big dramatic roles, and just as one example of many I treasure how bravely she took over Juliet from Darcey, dancing with Zelensky - not everyone's taste, maybe, BUT THIS IS BALLET, isn't it?
I hope this won't point into a direction of an AD pushing the technical wizzards but neglecting the dancer-actors... We'll see.

Good luck to Sarah, and I hope to learn soon what she will be doing in future - hopefully we'll be able to see her somewhere!

#4 Estelle

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Posted 26 September 2001 - 10:06 AM

There's a RB press release about it on ballet.co: [url="http://"http://www.danze.co.uk/cgi-bin/dcforum/dcboard.cgi?az=show_thread&om=1011&forum=news&omm=0"]http://www.danze.co.uk/cgi-bin/dcforum/dcb...orum=news&omm=0[/url]

but it gives no details about her future career.

#5 Giannina

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Posted 26 September 2001 - 10:30 AM

A note to my husband.

"Honey, thanks again for taking me to London last month; otherwise I would have missed the privilege of seeing Sarah Wildor in 'The Dream'"

Giannina


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