Quotes by Ninette de Valois

About Ninette de Valois:

Dame Ninette de Valois is widely regarded as one of the most influential figures in the history of ballet and as the "godmother" of English ballet.

Author Bio

  • NameNinette de Valois
  • Descriptiondancer, teacher, choreographer and director of classical ballet
  • BornJune 6, 1898
  • DiedMarch 8, 2001
  • CountryIreland
  • ProfessionBallet Dancer; Choreographer; Author; Librettist
  • AwardsKnight Of The Legion Of Honour; Laurence Olivier Award; Dame Commander Of The Order Of The British Empire; Erasmus Prize