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Anna Moiseevna Ekston

Anna Ekston, USSR Choreographer.

Background

  • Ekston, Anna was born on September 30, 1908 in Tallinn.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Tallinn Ballet Studio, 1925. Pupil of E. Litvinova.

    Career

    • Later trained by O. Preobrazhenskaia in Paris, and V. Gzovskii in Berlin. Soloist at the Opera Beige, Antwerp, 1925-1931. With the V. Gzovskii Company on tour in Europe.

      Choreographer of the Estonia Theatre, 1940-1941 and 1944-1951. Founder, artistic director and director of the Tallinn Choreographic School.
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    Born September 30, 1908
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