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Evgenia Platonovna Eduardova

Evgenia Eduardova, USSR Ballerina, teacher.

Background

  • Eduardova, Evgenia was born in 1882 in Petersburg.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Petersburg Theatre School, 1901.

    Career

    • Until 1917, dancer and soloist at the Mariinskii Theatre. With Anna Pavlova, 1908-1909, in London, Berlin and other cities. Character dancer. Founded and taught at her own ballet school in Berlin, 1920-1935.

      Influenced a generation of dancers in Germany. Left Germany, 1935. Taught in Paris until 1947. Moved to the USA.
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    Born 1882
    Died December 10, 1960
    (aged 78)
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