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Alicia Markova (1910–2004)

Alicia Markova was born on December 1, 1910 in London, England as Lilian Alice Marks. She is known for her work on Giselle (1952), Dr. Coppelius (1966) and A Song for Miss Julie (1945). She died on December 2, 2004 in Bath, Somerset, England. See full bio »

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Known For

Giselle Giselle
Dr. Coppelius
Dr. Coppelius Art Department
A Song for Miss Julie
A Song for Miss Julie Herself - Ballet Dancer
Your Show of Shows
Your Show of Shows Herself - Guest Performer


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 1952 Giselle (Short)
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 1966 Dr. Coppelius (artistic consultant - as Dame Alicia Markova)
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 1983/I Lucia di Lammermoor (TV Movie) (choreographer)
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 2005 Ballets Russes (Documentary)
Herself (as Dame Alicia Markova)
 2002 4 keizers en 1 nachtegaal (TV Movie documentary)
 1974 Look Who's Talking (TV Series)
Herself - Interviewee
- Dame Alicia Markova (1974) ... Herself - Interviewee (as Dame Alicia Markova)
 1964 The Celebrity Game (TV Series)
- Episode dated 10 July 1964 (1964) ... Herself
 1957-1960 Music for You (TV Series)
- Episode #8.2 (1960) ... Herself
- Episode #5.10 (1958) ... Herself
- Episode #5.1 (1957) ... Herself
 1958-1960 This Is Your Life (TV Series documentary)
- Alicia Markova (1960) ... Herself
- Minnie Barnard (1958) ... Herself
 1956-1958 Val Parnell's Sunday Night at the London Palladium (TV Series)
- Episode #3.24 (1958) ... Herself
- Episode #3.5 (1957) ... Herself
- Episode #1.16 (1956) ... Herself
 1956 Alan Melville Takes You from A-Z (TV Series)
Herself - representing Ballet
- B (1956) ... Herself - representing Ballet
 1955 Person to Person (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #2.27 (1955) ... Herself
 1952-1953 Your Show of Shows (TV Series)
Herself - Guest Performer
- Episode #4.25 (1953) ... Herself - Guest Performer
- Episode #4.7 (1952) ... Herself - Guest Performer
 1945 A Song for Miss Julie
Herself - Ballet Dancer
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 2015 Ballrooms & Ballerinas: Dance at the BBC (TV Movie documentary)
 1990 The Tales of Helpmann (Documentary)

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Other Works:

Seven Lively Arts (1944). Musical revue. Music by Cole Porter. Lyrics by Cole Porter. Miss Lillie's sketches by Moss Hart. Book by George S. Kaufman and Ben Hecht. Ballet music by Igor Stravinsky. Music arranged by Robert Russell Bennett, Ted Royal and [error]. Scenic Design by Norman Bel Geddes [final Broadway credit]. Costume... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Dame Alicia Markova

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She was discovered by Russian impresario Sergei Diaghilev as a child and went on to tour Europe where she came into contact with people such as Matisse and Stravinsky. See more »

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