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d'Amboise, Jacques Joseph

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Born: 1934 AD
Currently alive, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Choreographers, Dancers

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US ballet dancer and choreographer

 

1934 - Born Joseph Jacques Ahearn on the 28th of July, in Dedham, Massachusetts.

 

Jacques d'Amboise was a principal dancer with the New York City Ballet.

 

Choreographed ballets for the New York City Ballet.

 

1956 - Married Carolyn George, a photographer and former ballerina, on New Years Day.

 

1976 - He founded the National Dance Institute.

 

1978 - D'Amboise received a D.F.A. from Bates College.

 

1990 - Received award from MacArthur Fellowship, a Kennedy Center Honors Award, a National Medal of the Arts.

 

 


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