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 Post subject: Irina Baronova
PostPosted: Mon Jun 30, 2008 2:12 pm 
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Irina Baronova, last of the Ballets Russes "Baby Ballerinas" (Tamara Toumanova and Tatiana Riabouchinska were the others) has passed away in Byron Bay, Australia. Valerie Lawson reports in the Sydney Morning Herald:

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She was extraordinarily beautiful. When I watched brief glimpses of her performances in the Ballet Russe film, her style and technique seemed beyond the times to me...a truly great dancer. I loved her interviews in the Ballet Russe film. She was so charming, lively and animated! What a treasure! May she rest in peace. She will be greatly missed...


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Here's an obituary written by Chris Pasles of the LA Times and published in the Boston Globe: Irina Baronova, 89; Balanchine discovery, last 'baby ballerina'


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