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L'Abbé, Anthony (b. 1666/1667, d. in or after 1753), choreographer and dancing-master

Jennifer Thorp

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/74437

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L'Abbé, Anthony (b. 1666/1667, d. in or after 1753), choreographer and dancing-master, about whose birth and parentage nothing is known, joined the Académie Royale de Musique in Paris as a dancer in 1688, at the age of twenty-one. He left in 1698 when Thomas Betterton, the manager of Lincoln's Inn ...

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