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(9/1/50) Stage: Performed in George Balanchine
's choreographed Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
ballet "Theme and Variations," with Tudor's choreographed Schoenberg's ballet "Pillar of Fire," Petipa's choreographed Tchaikovsky ballet "Pas De Deux from The Sleeping Beauty," and 'Agnes De Mille''s choreographed Aaron Copland
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5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
[About still thinking of himself as a dancer at age 84] When I go to the theater to watch dance, my muscles twitch. I can't help but respond physically to music and the choreography. It simply moves me. There's no doubt that the dancer is still present inside.
His best-known role on film was in Agnes de Mille
's spectacular dream sequence as 'Dream Curly' in the 1955 musical classic Oklahoma!
(1955) He worked in tandem with the famed choreographer quite frequently.