Shelley Washington

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Title

Shelley Washington

Description

Shelley Washington is an American ballet dancer and master. She trained at the Interlochen Arts Academy and Juilliard School of Music. She has danced with the companies of Martha Graham and Twyla Tharp as well as the American Ballet Theatre, where she also acted as ballet master. In her retirement, she has acted as ballet master for productions of Twyla Tharp’s ballets worldwide.

Creator

Barbara Newman

Source

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Date

April 30, 1999

Relation

Newman, B. (2003). Grace under pressure: Passing dance through time. New York, N.Y: Proscenium Publishers.

Extent

6 minutes

Identifier

washington1999apr30

Provenance

Interview recorded by Barbara Newman on audio cassette

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Original Format

Audio cassette

Bit Rate/Frequency

24-bit/96.kHz

Interviewer

Barbara Newman

Interviewee

Shelley Washington

Files

Citation

Barbara Newman, “Shelley Washington,” Dance Dialogues: Interviews by Barbara Newman, 1979-Present, accessed June 16, 2021, http://dancedialogues.prattsils.org/items/show/121.

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