Five Stunning Images of Balanchine at Work

posted by Jenny Dalzell on Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014
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To celebrate the anniversary of George Balanchine's birth—January 22, 1904—Dance Magazine has chosen five of our favorite photographs of the legendary choreographer at work.

 

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Balanchine with Diana Adams in 1959.
Photo by Martha Swope/NYPL, DM Archives


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Balanchine with Suzanne Farrell in Don Quixote.
Photo by Fred Fehl, DM Archives


by kenn duncan, dm archives
Balanchine in the studio, date unknown.
Photo by Kenn Duncan, DM Archives


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Balanchine with Igor Stravinsky, working on Agon in 1957.
Photo by Martha Swope/NYPL, DM Archives


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Balanchine with Jacques d'Amboise and Diana Adams in 1963.
Photo by Martha Swope/NYPL, DM Archives