Agnes De Mille
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Definition of the noun Agnes De Mille
What does Agnes De Mille mean as a name of something?
- United States dancer and choreographer who introduced formal dance to a wide audience (1905-1993)
Who is Agnes De Mille?
Agnes de Mille: Agnes George de Mille was an American dancer and choreographer.
- also known as Agnes George de Mille, Agnes Mille, Agnes Demille
- born on (110 years ago) in New York City, child of William C. deMille and Anna Angela George
- nationality: United States of America
- education: University of California, Los Angeles
- profession: Ballet dancer, choreographer
- Marriage with Walter Foy Prude between and (44 years)
- parent of Jonathan Prude
- died on (22 years ago) in Greenwich Village of stroke
- written works: "America dances", "Russian journals", "Where the wings grow", "Speak to me, dance with me", "The book of the dance", "And promenade home", "Lizzie Borden: a dance of death", "The dance in America", "To a young dancer", "Dance to the Piper"
- some of the nominations and awards:
- nominated to Tony Award for Best Choreography - "Brigadoon"
- Tony Award for Best Choreography - "Brigadoon"
- nominated to Tony Award for Best Choreography - "Goldilocks"
- nominated to Tony Award for Best Choreography - "Kwamina"
- nominated to Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Classical Program - Performing Arts - "Conversations About the Dance", with Loring d'Usseau
- Kennedy Center Honors
- Drama Desk Special Award (For her enduring legacy of cherished choreography)
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