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Moore, Lillianlocked

(20 September 1911–28 July 1967)
  • Selma Jeanne Cohen

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Moore, Lillian (20 September 1911–28 July 1967), dancer, teacher, and dance historian, was born in Chase City, Virginia, the daughter of William Cabler Moore and Margaret Watkins Goode. She began studying dance at the age of twelve at the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore, Maryland, where she remained as a student until 1928. She then moved to New York and continued her studies with prominent teachers at the Metropolitan Opera Ballet School and the School of American Ballet....

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