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Anthony Crickmay

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs — Dance.

(b Woking, 20 May 1937)

British ballet and theatre photographer. He has worked mainly with the Royal Ballet, although also with companies in Europe and N. America. Noted for the...

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Buckle, (Christopher) Richard Sandford [Dicky]

John Percival.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1122 words.

Buckle, (Christopher) Richard Sandford [Dicky] (1916–2001), ballet critic and exhibition organizer, was born on 6 August 1916 at Old Cottage, Warcop, Westmorland, the only child of...

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Chappell, William Evelyn [Billy]

Charles Hedges.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Art Forms; Dance. 1010 words.

Chappell, William Evelyn [Billy] (1907–1994), dancer and theatre designer, was born on 27 September 1907 in Wolverhampton, the only son of Archibald Chappell and his wife, Edith Eva Clara, null...

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Dominic [née Levi], Zoë Denise

Michael Coveney.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Theatre; Dance. 960 words.

Dominic [née Levi], Zoë Denise (1920–2011), theatrical and dance photographer, was born on 4 July 1920 at 124 Downton Avenue, Streatham Hill, London, the daughter of Lionel Judah Levi...

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Eugene Berman

Overview page. Subjects: Art — Dance.

(b St Petersburg, 4 Nov. 1899; d Rome, 14 Dec. 1972)

Russian-US painter and designer. One of the foremost ballet designers in America for more than thirty years. His productions...

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Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

Overview page. Subjects: Art — History of Art — Art — Dance.

(Henri-Marie-Raymond de Toulouse-Lautrec-Monfa; born 24 November 1864 in Albi, France, died 9 September 1901 in Malrome, France), French

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Le Clercq, Tanaquil

Mindy Aloff.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online August 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Dance. 1640 words.

Le Clercq, Tanaquil (02 October 1929–31 December 2000), ballerina, teacher, author, and photographer, was born in Paris, France, the daughter of Edith Whittemore Le Clercq, a socialite from...

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Mikhail Larionov

Overview page. Subjects: Art — Dance.

(b Tiraspol, 22 May 1881; d Fontenay-aux-Roses, 10 May 1964)

Russian painter and designer. He studied at the Moscow Institute of Painting, Sculpture, and Architecture where in 1900...

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Nikolais, Alwin

Ted Bain.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance; Theatre; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Composition. 1739 words.

Nikolais, Alwin (25 November 1910–08 May 1993), choreographer, designer, and composer, was born in Southington, Connecticut, the son of John Nikolais and Martha Heinrich. From an early age...

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Pablo Picasso

Overview page. Subjects: History of Art — Art — Theatre — Dance — Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.

(b Málaga, 25 Oct 1881; d Mougins, France, 8 April 1973).

Spanish painter, sculptor, draughtsman,

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