George Balanchine

<p>Often styled as the father of American ballet, George Balanchine was one of the most prolific and famous dance choreographers of the 20th century, as well as co-founder of the School of American Ballet and the New York City Ballet. His work under Sergei Diaghilev as the ballet master of the Ballets Russes had an inescapable influence on modern dance in all its forms, both traditional...