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modern dancer

Laura Elisabeth Colby, American modern dancer. Recipient Rockette Alumnae Association award, 1983; scholar San Francisco Ballet School, 1977.

Background

Colby, Laura Elisabeth was born on May 2, 1961 in Selma, Alabama, United States. Daughter of Ralph Ballou and Sas (Simoni) Colby.

Education

Student, University California, Irvine, 1981. Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance, The Juilliard School, 1984.

Career

Dancer, administrative director Mark Haim & Dancers, New York City, since 1984. Managing director The Rachel Harms Dance Company, since 1987. Dancer The Limón Dance Company, 1988.

Connections

Married James Alan Marple, June 24, 1984. 1 child, Colby Eben Marple.

father:
Ralph Ballou Colby

mother:
Sas (Simoni) Colby

spouse:
James Alan Marple

child:
Colby Eben Marple Colby