Violette Verdy

Biography

Violette Verdy is a French ballet dancer, director, and professor. She has danced with Les Ballets de Paris, the London Festival Ballet, Ballet Rambert, Royal Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, and the New York City Ballet. She has acted as the Artistic Director at the Paris Opera Ballet and the Boston Ballet. Since 1996, she has been a Professor of Music at the University of Indiana School of Music.

Date

August 22-23, 1995

Relation

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

Location

Yorkshire, UK

Files

Citation

Barbara Newman, “Violette Verdy,” Dance Dialogues: Interviews by Barbara Newman, 1979-Present, accessed August 16, 2017, http://dancedialogues.prattsils.org/items/show/152.