Great Performances: Dance in America (1976– )

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Peter Martins ...
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 Himself (3 episodes, 1979-1987)
Suzanne Farrell ...
 Herself / ... (3 episodes, 1977-1991)
Merrill Ashley ...
 Divertimento, The Four Temperaments - Sanguinic / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1991)
Ángel Corella ...
 Himself / ... (2 episodes, 2003-2005)
Maria Calegari ...
 Divertimento / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1993)
Herman Cornejo ...
 Benno, friend to Siegfried / ... (2 episodes, 2004-2005)
Adam Luders ...
 Himself / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1991)
Heather Watts ...
 Herself / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1991)
Edward Villella
(2 episodes, 1977)
Patricia McBride ...
 Herself (2 episodes, 1979-1991)
Evelyn Cisneros ...
 Herself (2 episodes, 1981-1984)
Melissa Allen ...
 Herself (2 episodes, 1985-1987)
Amy Rose ...
 Herself (2 episodes, 1985-1987)
Anna Spelman ...
 Herself (2 episodes, 1985-1987)
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 Himself / ... (2 episodes, 2003-2004)
Stella Abrera ...
 Hermia / ... (2 episodes, 2004-2005)
Julio Bragado-Young ...
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Marian Butler ...
 Aristocrat / ... (2 episodes, 2004-2005)
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search for episode title "choreography by Balanchine"; click the title search improvement link there for more details.

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"Great Performances: Dance in America: Choreography by Balanchine: Part 1 (#3.1)" (1977)

"Great Performances: Dance in America: Choreography by Balanchine: Part 2 (#3.2)" (1977)

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"Great Performances: Dance in America: Choreography by Balanchine: Part IV" (1979)

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