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Antonio Douthit (St. Louis, MO) began his dance training at age 16 at the Center of Contemporary Arts. He also trained at North Carolina School of the Arts, the Joffrey Ballet School, San Francisco Ballet, and the Dance Theatre of Harlem School. He became a member of Dance Theatre of Harlem in 1999, being promoted to soloist in 2003. He also performed with Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal. Mr. Douthit joined the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in 2004.
Antonio Douthit. Stunning.
▶ Nureyev & Fonteyn Romeo - YouTube - Nureyev dances Romeo at the Royal Ballet, 1966 A traditional pas de deux with Margot Fonteyn from Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet delivers a glimpse of Nureyev's sublime physicality as a dancer; the balcony scene in particular gives him plenty of room to flex his muscles, with lifts and leaps aplenty.
Rudolph Nureyev, Debussy's "L'apres-midi d'un Faune."
Ballet great Valery Panov photographed in 1978.
The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, founded by African American choreographer and activist Alvin Ailey.