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Tamara Geva (1907–1997)

Tamara Geva was born on March 17, 1907 in St. Petersburg, Russia as Tamara Zheverzheieva. She is known for her work on Manhattan Merry-Go-Round (1937), Orchestra Wives (1942) and The Girl Habit (1931). She was married to George Balanchine. She died on December 9, 1997 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 1984 Frevel
Bardame (as Tamara)
 1978 Cartas de amor de una monja
Monja (as Tamara)
 1959 The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen (TV Series)
Natalia Cherkasov
- Dance Into Death (1959) ... Natalia Cherkasov
 1951 The Web (TV Series)
- Golden Secret (1951)
 1943 Night Plane from Chungking
Countess Olga Karagin
 1942 Orchestra Wives
Mrs. Beck
 1938 Picture Page (TV Series)
- Episode #1.120 (1938)
 1937 Manhattan Merry-Go-Round
Charlizzini
 1934 Their Big Moment
Lottie
 1931 The Girl Habit
Sonja Maloney
 1926 Gräfin Plättmamsell (as Tamara)
 1925 Die unberührte Frau
Jane, ihre Mutter (as Tamara)
 1925 The Joyless Street
Lia Leid (uncredited)
 1925 Der Hahn im Korb
Jutta, Rombergs Tochter (as Tamara)
 1925 Wood Love
Oberon
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Other Works:

Stage Play: Alma Mater. Musical/ballet. Music by Kay Swift. Written by Edward M.M. Warburg. Costume Design by John Held Jr.. Choreographed by George Balanchine. Adelphi Theatre: 1 Mar 1935- unknown (unknown performances). Cast: Leda Anchutina, Ruthanna Boris, Edward Caton, Elena De Rivas, William Dollar, Tamara Geva, Giselle, Paul Haakon, ... See more »

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As a child Tamara Geva took ballet lessons for several years. At the Maryinsky ballet school she met the choreographer and dancer George Balanchine and she married him at the age of only 14 in 1921. See more »

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