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Ballet dancer Daria Klimentova retiring

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Feb 03, 2014 | 12:02pm EST

Ballet star Daria Klimentova is set to retire after 25 years of dancing. Klimentova will perform her last shows in Romeo and Juliet at the Royal Albert Hall in June (14). She says, "It's a very sad moment for me but at the same time very exciting. I have worked with some incredible people, who I will always remember. I have given my ballet life to English National Ballet, with all the ups and downs. "I am now ready to move on and help all the talented dancers, just like I've been helped through my long career." Klimentova began her career with the National Theatre Ballet company in Prague. She has danced with the English National Ballet for the past 18 years.

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