prima ballerina


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prima ballerina

a leading female ballet dancer
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She herself is a legendary ballerina, who rewrote history for Asian ballet dancers while she was a prima ballerina at the Stuttgart Ballet.
Manila's culturati and glitterati attended the well-heeled event that featured the awarding of the prestigious FCCP Award for Excellence in Dance to prima ballerina Lisa Macuja-Elizalde.
Prima ballerina Mara Galeazzi will headline a two-day Ballet under the Stars performance at the Desert Palm Dubai hotel on February 15 and 16.
"Kalnina was from 1934, for a period of over 30 years, Prima Ballerina of the Teatro dell'Opera in Rome, after beginning her career at the Latvian National Opera and Ballet in Riga, where she was also Prima Ballerina from 1927 to 1933," Beiris said.
So begins the journey of a girl who will one day grow up to be the most famous prima ballerina of all time, and who will inspire legions of dancers after her: the brave, the generous, the transcendently gifted Anna Pavlova.
1900: The Battle of Spion Kop was fought during the 1931: Anna Pavlova, Russian prima ballerina, famous as the Dying Swan, died aged 49 at her home Hampstead Heath.
I feel very privileged to be a principal with the EYB as English |Youth Ballet prima ballerina Amy Drew in Coppelia with Brenda Bratulic I get to work with some of the UK's most talented young dancers.
She was the first British dancer to become the principal dancer of a ballet company and, with Dame Margot Fonteyn, is one of only two English dancers to be recognized as a prima ballerina assoluta.
The Welsh singing superstar was joined by a host of famous faces including Sex And The City's Kim Cattrall, broadcaster Sir Terry Wogan, TV presenters Tess Daly and Vernon Kay, former prima ballerina Darcey Bussell and Richard Curtis, the director of Four Weddings And A Funeral.
Although Fernando to this day insists that Alicia was his favorite ballerina, he has said, "To me, the corps is the prima ballerina of the company."
The former prima ballerina has made no secret of the fact she's been impressed by the Olympic gymnast.
Aleksandra Mijalkova, prima ballerina of the Macedonian Ballet, hosted the event together with the distinguished soloists Marija Kicevska, Ivana Kocevska and Vasil Ciciashvili of Georgia.