Adams, Diana

Adams, Diana

(1926–93) ballet dancer; born in Stanton, Va. She studied with Edward Canton and Anthony Tudor and appeared in two Broadway musicals before she joined the Ballet Theatre in 1943. There she performed featured roles in several ballets. She joined the New York City Ballet in 1950 where she created numerous roles until her retirement in the mid-1960s.
References in periodicals archive ?
Middle row: Margaret Van Dagens, Amy Adams, Diana Parker, Susan Jacobs, Jennifer Sheeler, Linda Manahan, Joan McGeough.
Erskine Childers, Edward Hilton-Young, Bryan Adams, Diana Adams, a visiting American who'd just read Jacob's Room, and Pamela both old and young.