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Amazon.com: Dancing for Mr B - Six Balanchine Ballerinas / Moylan, Tallchief, Ashley, Kistler, Hayden, Kent: Maria Tallchief, George Balanchine: Movies & TV
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
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
George Balanchine in 1958, when he was ballet master of the New York City Ballet, working with Maria Tallchief.
George Balanchine's production of Jewels. Involved: Emerald, Diamond and Ruby.
Maria Tallchief The first American Indian Prima Ballerina (my ballet teacher)
Beautiful photos - a time when even the ballerinas seemed to enjoy a little more weight in their carriage :)
George Balanchine co-authored 101 Stories of the Great Ballets.
Gelsey Kirkland...best arms in the business...ever. just lovely :)
Allegra Kent in Tokyo, 1959. Photo: Elliott Erwitt.
Genee 2009 Behind the scenes by Tan Ngiap Heng, via Flickr