Among his many works:
"La Ronde", "Oracle", "Alice" (about Lewis Carroll), "Lux in Tenebris" (1999), and his signature work "Voluntaries" (1973).
Did You Know?
Before taking up his career in dance, he studied medicine. Later, he attended George Balanchine's School of American Ballet. He was one of the original members of the Joffrey Ballet, and led his own dance company from 1962 to 1969. After his company closed due to financial problems, he became a freelance choreographer. His works have been performed by the English National Ballet, the Paris Opera ...