Hans van Manen

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Hans van Manen
Hans van Manen (1986).jpg
Hans van Manen in 1986
Born Hans Arthur Gerard van Manen
(1932-11-07) 7 November 1932 (age 83)
Nieuwer-Amstel, Netherlands
Occupation Ballet dancer, choreographer, photographer

Hans Arthur Gerard van Manen (Dutch pronunciation: [ɦɑns ˈɑrtyr ˈɣeːrɑrt vɑn ˈmaːnən]; born 7 November 1932) is a Dutch ballet dancer, choreographer and photographer.[1]

He is a son of a German housemaid. He studied under Sonia Gaskell, Françoise Adret, and Nora Kiss. Van Manen wrote many ballets. He worked for the Dutch National Ballet from 1973 to 1985.

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  1. ^ Hans van Manen, Netherlands Institute for Art History, 2016. Retrieved 8 June 2016.

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