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January 30: Today in Dance

Born Today: George Skibine

Ballet dancer George Skibine (1920–1981) is the son of dancer Boris Skibine (1876–1937) and was married to ballerina Marjorie Tallchief (1926-), sister of ballerina Maria Tallchief (1925–2013). George Skibine performed with his father for the original Ballets Russes as a young child, appearing as an extra in the ballet Petrouchka. He studied with famed dancer/teacher Olga Preobajenska

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Dawn Davis Loring

Dawn Davis Loring

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Dance writer and historian, teacher, and advocate. Book Dance Appreciation, published by Human Kinetics. Apple podcast - Today in Dance.