List of dance personalities

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This is a partial list of people involved in dance.

Alphabetical[edit]

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  • Andre Eglevsky – Russian-American ballet dancer and teacher; performed in Charles Chaplin's film Limelight
  • Fanny Elssler – Austrian ballet dancer

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  • Donald O'Connor – American dancer, singer and actor
  • Simona Orinska – only butoh artist in Latvia; multidisciplinary artist; contemporary dancer, poet, director and choreographer of many art projects; practitioner of dance therapy or dance movement therapy
  • Sonia OsorioBallet de Colombia founder

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  • Daniel Rajna – South African ballet dancer, currently a principal in the Cape Town City Ballet
  • Tina Ramirez – founder and artistic director of Ballet Hispanico
  • Moon Ribas – choreographer with an cybernetic sensor attached to her body that allows her to feel earthquakes
  • Ginger Rogers – American film and stage dancer, singer and actress, most remembered as partner of Fred Astaire
  • Pedro Romeiras – dancer gold medal winner 1982 II Prix Français de la Danse
  • Gunhild Rosén – Swedish ballerina, ballet master and choreographer

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  • Cilli Wang – Austrian-born Dutch dancer, performer and theater maker

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By occupation in ballet[edit]

Theatre directors[edit]

Choreographers[edit]

Dancers[edit]

Teachers[edit]

Designers and scenographers[edit]

See also[edit]