De Lafontaine (or Mademoiselle De Lafontaine) (1655–1738) was a French ballerina and the first professional female dancer at the Paris Opéra. Together with Jean-Baptiste Lully and others, De Lafontaine contributed to the development of Opera ballet. In 1681, she danced in Le Triomphe de l'amour, one of Lully's early ballets. Until then, female parts in ballet had been danced by men.
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