Remembering Joan Bayley, Ballet Dancer and Associate Choreographer at MGM

Joan Bayley, Balanchine dancer and associate choreographer during MGM’s golden era, passed away on January 5, 2022, just a few months shy of her 102nd birthday. Born on May 23, 1920, Bayley trained in classical ballet with Muriel Stuart (she was one of Stuart’s “child protégés”) and Carmelita Maracci. She went on to dance for […]