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Ann Reinking

Overview page. Subjects: Dance — Music Theatre.

(b Seattle, 10 Nov. 1949)

US dancer, choreographer, and director. She studied ballet locally, at San Francisco Ballet School and with Joffrey, making her debut with the corps de...

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Dan Siretta

Overview page. Subjects: Dance — Music Theatre.

(1940?– ).

Stage choreographer. A vivacious dancer-turned-choreographer, he has a knack for staging revivals of old classic musicals. Siretta was educated at Juilliard and made his...

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Donald Saddler

Overview page. Subjects: Dance — Music Theatre.

(b Van Nuys, Calif., 24 Jun. 1920)

US dancer and choreographer. He studied with Maracci, Dolin, and Tudor and danced with Ballet Theatre (1939–43 and 1946–7). He is best known for...

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Geoffrey Holder

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre — Dance.

(b Port-of-Spain, 1 Aug. 1930)

British-US dancer, choreographer, and designer. He studied traditional dances in the W. Indies and gave his first performances in the company of his...

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Gregory Hines

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre — Dance.

(b New York, 14 Feb. 1946; d 9 Aug. 2003)

US tap dancer, singer, actor, and director. He started training when he was 3 with Henry LeTang and at 5 made his professional debut with...

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Herbert Ross

Overview page. Subjects: Dance — Music Theatre.

(b Brooklyn, NY, 13 May 1927; d New York, 9 Oct. 2001)

US dancer, choreographer, and director who directed the films The Turning Point (1977) and Nijinsky (1980). He started...

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Movin' Out

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre — Dance.

Musical directed and choreographed by Twyla Tharp and set to songs by Billy Joel. First performed on Broadway on 24 Oct. 2002 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre, where it ran for 1,303...

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