(Documentary) (performer: "The Ballet of the Red Shoes")
(TV Series) (dedicatee - 1 episode)
Herself - Interviewee
(3/18/58) Stage: Appeared in a Private Royal Command Performance for Her Majesty Queen Queen Elizabeth II
and Prince Philip
, for the Opening of the Old Vic Annexe at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England, with scenes from William Shakespeare
's plays, "Henry IV Part II," "Hamlet," "Two Gentlemen of Verona," "The Taming of the ...
2 Print Biographies |
4 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
5' 5" (1.65 m)
Did You Know?
Isn't it strange that something you've never really wanted to do turns out to be the very thing that's given you a name and identity?...The Red Shoes
(1948) ruined my career in the ballet. They (her peers) never trusted me again.
Was performing at Covent Garden until 1953, when a combination of ill-health, injury and her wish to make a name for herself as an actress made her decide to retire from the ballet stage at age 27.