Hayden, Melissa

Hayden, Melissa (b. Mildred Herman)

(1923–  ) ballet dancer; born in Toronto, Canada. After training in Toronto and New York, she joined Ballet Theatre (1945). She joined the New York City Ballet (1950) and performed leading roles until her retirement (1973).
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Loyal Philip Goodwin With: Alec Beard, John Halbach, John Hayden, Melissa Miller, Brandy Mitchell, Robert Thompson.