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David Blair (VI) (1932–1976)

David Blair was born on July 27, 1932 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as David Butterfield. He is known for his work on The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970), An Evening with the Royal Ballet (1963) and Romeo and Juliet (1966). He was married to Maryon Lane. He died on April 1, 1976 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 43) in London, England, UK

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The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes
Romeo and Juliet
Romeo and Juliet Mercutio
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  Live from Lincoln Center (TV Series) (staged by - 1 episode, 1977) (director and stager - 1 episode, 1976)
- American Ballet Theatre: Giselle (1977) ... (staged by: production directed by)
- American Ballet Theatre: Swan Lake (1976) ... (director and stager: stage production)
 1973 American Ballet Theatre: A Close-Up in Time (TV Movie documentary) (choreographer)
 1970 The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (ballet advisor) / (dance arranger)
 1970 Giselle (director: American Ballet Theatre)
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 1966 Romeo and Juliet
 1959 Pineapple Poll (TV Movie)
Captain Belaye
 1950 For the Children (TV Series)
- The Story of Coppélia (1950) ... Franz
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 1956-1963 Val Parnell's Sunday Night at the London Palladium (TV Series)
Himself / Himself - Ballet Dancer
- Episode #9.3 (1963) ... Himself
- Episode #1.23 (1956) ... Himself - Ballet Dancer
 1963 An Evening with the Royal Ballet (Documentary)
 1956-1959 Music for You (TV Series)
- Episode #6.10 (1959) ... Himself
- Episode #3.17 (1956) ... Himself
 1958 Invitation to the Dance (TV Series documentary)
- Episode dated 20 June 1958 (1958) ... Dancer
 1956 The Show Parade (TV Movie)
Himself - The Sadler's Wells Ballet Company

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He performed in the ballet, "Don Quixote Pas De Deux," "The Miller's Dance," "The Swan," and excerpts from "The Sleeping Beauty," in a ballet production at the Royal Albert Hall in Covent Garden, London, England with Nadia Nerina in the cast. John Hollingsworth conducted the London Symphony Orchestra.

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