John O'Brien

(b. 1933)

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(b Hopetown, Australia, 29 Aug. 1933)

British dancer, teacher, and bookseller. He studied at the Royal Ballet School, joining Sadler's Wells Opera Ballet in 1957 and then becoming principal dancer with Ballet Rambert (1957–66). He taught at the Rambert company and abroad and in 1964 founded Ballet Bookshop (later Dance Books) in London's Cecil Court.

Subjects: Dance.

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