More to explore:
Dancing for Mr B - Six Balanchine Ballerinas / Moylan, Tallchief, Ashley, Kistler, Hayden, Kent DVD ~ Maria Tallchief, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B001CK7OMO/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_PWu0pb0G4J043
Amazon.com: Dancing for Mr B - Six Balanchine Ballerinas / Moylan, Tallchief, Ashley, Kistler, Hayden, Kent: Maria Tallchief, George Balanchine: Movies & TV
Irving Penn Photo ~ George Balanchine & Maria Tallchief ~1947
Maria Tallchief and Balanchine
"If anything at all, perfection is finally achieved not when there is no longer anything to add, but when there is no longer anything to take away." -Maria Tallchief
Beautiful photos - a time when even the ballerinas seemed to enjoy a little more weight in their carriage :)
Allegra Kent in Tokyo, 1959. Photo: Elliott Erwitt.
Genee 2009 Behind the scenes by Tan Ngiap Heng, via Flickr
She wanted to scream, and cry and yell. But she didn't. She didn't do any of those because she had dance, and dance had her.
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Ballerina from Barcelona, dated 1926