SYMHC Classics: Maria Tallchief


Maria Tallchief and Erik Bruhn from the front cover of Dance Magazine, July 1961. Public domain

Reaching back to a 2014 episode on Maria Tallchief, a Native American dancer who was the first grand ballerina of the United States. Through her partnership with famed choreographer George Balanchine, she helped shape ballet in America and served as an inspiration for artists from all backgrounds.

You can find the original episode here: https://www.missedinhistory.com/podcasts/maria-tallchief.htm

And the show notes from 2014 here: https://www.missedinhistory.com/blogs/missed-in-history-maria-tallchief.htm

Topics in this Podcast: SYMHC Classics