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ballet dancer.

Andre Eglevsky, Russian ballet dancer. Member corps de ballet colonel de Basil Ballet Russe, 1933, 1st dancer, 1934-1935, partner Davilova, Toumanoua Baronova.

Background

Eglevsky, Andre was born on December 21, 1917 in Moscow, Russia. Son of Eugene Petrovitch and Zoe Alexievna (Obraszoff) Eglevsky.

Education

Studied ballet with Maria Nevelska, Nice, France, 1928, Volinine, Paris 1930, N. Legat, London, 1934, also Fokine, Egorova, Kchessinska.

Career

Came to the United States, 1937, naturalized, 1943.

Membership

Member corps de ballet colonel de Basil Ballet Russe, 1933, 1st dancer, 1934-1935, partner Davilova, Toumanoua Baronova.

Connections

Married Leda Anchutin, December 27, 1938. Children: Andre, Paul, Marina.

father:
Eugene Petrovitch Eglevsky

mother:
Zoe Alexievna (Obraszoff) Eglevsky

spouse:
Leda Anchutin

children:
Andre Eglevsky

Paul Eglevsky

Marina Eglevsky