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A Midsummer Night's Dream is a comedy written by William Shakespeare in 1595/96.
Alan Bergman (died September 24, 2010) was an American ballet dancer, photographer and businessman.
Alexander Westerman (born 1969) is a United States of America Creative Director based in Los Angeles.
Aleksandra Dionisyevna Danilova (Russian: Александра Дионисьевна Данилова; November 20, 1903 – July 13, 1997) was a Russian-born prima ballerina, who became an American citizen.
Allegra Kent (born August 11, 1937) is an American ballet dancer, actress, children's book author and columnist.
American Ballet Theatre (ABT) is a classical ballet company based in New York City.
Arch Higgins (born Berkeley, California) was a soloist with New York City Ballet.
Arthur Mitchell (born March 27, 1934) is an African-American dancer and choreographer who created a training school and the first African-American classical ballet company, Dance Theatre of Harlem (DTH).
Ashley Nicolle Ross-Næss (née Simpson; born October 3, 1984), known by the stage name Ashlee Simpson, is an American singer-songwriter and actress.
Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from January 20, 2009, to January 20, 2017.
The Boston Ballet is an American professional classical ballet company based in Boston, Massachusetts.
Choreography is the art or practice of designing sequences of movements of physical bodies (or their depictions) in which motion, form, or both are specified.
Classical ballet is any of the traditional, formal styles of ballet that exclusively employ classical ballet technique.
Damian Woetzel (born May 17, 1967) is a retired Principal Dancer, formerly with the New York City Ballet where he performed from 1985 until 2008.
Darci Kistler (born June 4, 1964) is a noted American ballerina.
Debra Austin (born July 25, 1955) is an American ballet dancer who rose to prominence in 1982 as the first African-American female principal dancer of a major American ballet company.
Edward Villella (born October 1, 1936 in Bayside, New York) is an American danseur and choreographer.
Edward Warburg (1908-1992) was an American philanthropist and patron of the arts from New York City.
Ethan Stiefel (born 13 February 1973 in Tyrone, Pennsylvania) is an American dancer, choreographer, and director.
Felia Doubrovska (Фелия Дубровская (real name Фелицата Леонтьевна Длужневская); born as Felizata Dlouzhnevska in St Petersburg, February 13, 1896 – d. Manhattan, September 18, 1981) was a Russian dancer and teacher.
Fernando Bujones (March 9, 1955 – November 10, 2005) was an American dancer.
Francisco Moncion (July 6, 1918 – April 1, 1995) was a charter member of the New York City Ballet.
Gelsey Kirkland (born December 29, 1952) is an American ballerina.
George Balanchine (born Georgiy Melitonovich Balanchivadze; January 22, 1904April 30, 1983) was a choreographer.
Heather Watts was a principal ballerina with New York City Ballet.
Helgi Tomasson (born October 8, 1942) is artistic director and principal choreographer for San Francisco Ballet, and a former professional ballet dancer.
Jack Anderson (born 15 June 1935) is an American poet, dance critic, and dance historian.
Jacques d'Amboise (born July 28, 1934) is an American danseur and choreographer.
Jillana (born 1934) is an American ballet dancer and instructor, and a former principal dancer with New York City Ballet.
Jock Soto (born c. 1965) is a former American ballet dancer and current ballet instructor.
Kathryn Elizabeth Morgan Young (born August 17, 1988) is an American ballet dancer and former soloist with the New York City Ballet.
Lawrence Leritz (born September 26, 1962) is an American dancer, singer, actor, producer, director, fitness expert and choreographer.
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is a complex of buildings in the Lincoln Square neighborhood of the borough of Manhattan in New York City.
Lincoln Edward Kirstein (May 4, 1907 – January 5, 1996) was an American writer, impresario, art connoisseur, philanthropist, and cultural figure in New York City, noted especially as co-founder of the New York City Ballet.
This is a list of New York City Ballet dancers.
The National Medal of Arts is an award and title created by the United States Congress in 1984, for the purpose of honoring artists and patrons of the arts.
Aminah L. Ahmad (born Rosemary Llanchie Stevenson), formerly known professionally as Llanchie Stevenson, is an American ballet dancer who was the first African-American dancer at Radio City Music Hall Ballet Company, the first African-American female dancer at the National Ballet of Washington, and an original company member and former principal dancer with Dance Theatre of Harlem.
Macaulay Carson Culkin (born August 26, 1980) is an American actor, author, painter, podcaster, musician and president of Bunnyears.
Madeleine Elizabeth Martin (born April 15, 1993) is an American-Canadian actress, best known for her role as the character Rebecca "Becca" Moody on Showtime comedy-drama Californication.
Elizabeth Marie "Betty" TallChief (Osage family name: Ki He Kah Stah Tsa; January 24, 1925 – April 11, 2013) was an American ballerina.
Megan Mullally (born November 12, 1958) is an American actress, comedian, and singer.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
New York City Ballet (NYCB) is a ballet company founded in 1948 by choreographer George Balanchine and Lincoln Kirstein.
Nicholas Magallanes (November 27, 1922 – May 2, 1977) was a principal dancer and charter member of the New York City Ballet.
Paloma Herrera (born 21 December 1975) is a prominent Argentine ballet dancer who was principal dancer with the American Ballet Theatre.
Patricia McBride (born August 23, 1942 in Teaneck, New Jersey) is a ballerina who spent nearly 30 years dancing with the New York City Ballet.
Walter Patrick Bissell (December 1, 1957 – December 29, 1987) was an American danseur.
Peter Boal is artistic director of Pacific Northwest Ballet and director of its affiliated school in Seattle, Washington.
Peter Martins (born 27 October 1946) is a Danish ballet dancer and choreographer.
Pierre Vladimiroff, or Pyotr Nikolayevich Vladimirov (Пётр Николаевич Владимиров; born February 13, 1893 in Gatchina, Saint Petersburg Governorate, Russian Empire – died November 25, 1970 in New York City, United States), was a Russian dancer and teacher.
The Russian Revolution was a pair of revolutions in Russia in 1917 which dismantled the Tsarist autocracy and led to the rise of the Soviet Union.
San Francisco Ballet is a ballet company, founded in 1933 as the San Francisco Opera Ballet under the leadership of ballet master Adolph Bolm.
The School of American Ballet (SAB) is an American classical ballet school and is the associate school of the New York City Ballet, a ballet company based at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City.
Mary Sean Young (born November 20, 1959) is an American actress.
Suki Schorer is an American ballet dancer, ballet mistress, teacher, and writer.
Suzanne Farrell (born August 16, 1945) is an American ballerina and the founder of the Suzanne Farrell Ballet at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. Farrell began her ballet training at the age of eight.
Swan Lake (Лебединое озеро Lebedinoye ozero), Op. 20, is a ballet composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky in 1875–76.
Tanaquil Le Clercq (October 2, 1929 – December 31, 2000) was a French ballet dancer and principal dancer with the New York City Ballet.
The Nutcracker (Щелкунчик, Балет-феерия / Shchelkunchik, Balet-feyeriya; Casse-Noisette, ballet-féerie) is a two-act ballet, originally choreographed by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov with a score by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (op. 71).
The Sleeping Beauty (Спящая красавица / Spyashchaya krasavitsa) is a ballet in a prologue and three acts, first performed in 1890.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet is a school of classical ballet in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
Vanessa Lee Carlton (born August 16, 1980) is an American singer-songwriter and pianist.
Victoria Lynn Rowell (born May 10, 1959) is an American actress, writer, producer and dancer.
Wendy Whelan (born May 7, 1967) was a principal dancer with the New York City Ballet and is a guest artist with The Royal Ballet and the Kirov Ballet and has performed all over the U.S., South America, Europe, and Asia.
Alexander Peters (dancer), American Ballet School, Andrei Kramarevsky, Angelica Generosa, Antonina Tumkovsky, Athena Keen, Claire Von Enck, Elise Reiman, Elizabeth Wallace (dancer), Gabrielle Whittle, Garielle Whittle, Harrison Coll, Helene Dudin, Hélène Dudin, Jeffrey Middleton, Kay Mazzo, Kramarevsky, Lisa de Ribere, Lisa de Ribère, Mae L. Wien, Mae L. Wien Award, Mae L. Wien Faculty Award recipient, Mae L. Wien Faculty Award recipients, Mae L. Wien Young Choreographer Award recipient, Mae L. Wien Young Choreographer Award recipients, Marina Stavitskaya, Meaghan Dutton-O'Hara, Michael Tucker (dancer), Muriel Stuart (dancer), Nathalie Gleboff, Olga Kostritsky, Olga Kostritzky, Olivia Boisson, Peter Frame, Richard Rapp, SAB (ballet), School of American Ballet alumni, School of American Ballet faculty, School of american ballet, Sheryl Ware, Silas Farley, Susan Pilarre, Tumkovsky, Von Enck.