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Fernando AlonsoThe Father of Cuban Ballet$
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Toba Singer

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780813044026

Published to Florida Scholarship Online: September 2013

DOI: 10.5744/florida/9780813044026.001.0001

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Lorena Feijóo and Lupe Calzadilla

Lorena Feijóo and Lupe Calzadilla

Lorena Feijóo and Lupe Calzadilla
Fernando Alonso

Toba Singer

University Press of Florida

Mother and daughter dancers, Lorena Feijóo and Lupe Calzadilla, relate their experiences studying and being coached by Fernando Alonso, Lupe in a period where the Cuban Ballet was in its infancy, gaining ground as an internationally recognized company, and Lorena, who was coached by Fernando in Mexico City after he left Cuba for a brief time to work in Mexico.

Keywords:   San Francisco Ballet, Royal Ballet of Flanders, Joffrey Ballet, City Ballet School, Alicia Alonso, Almendrita, discipline, centrifugal force, Chapultepec Lake

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