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a| Willoughby, Athol, d| 1932- 4| ive
a| Athol Willoughby interviewed by Michelle Potter h| [sound recording].
a| 6 sound files (ca. 369 min.)
a| Access open for research and personal copies; written permission required for public use.
a| Recorded on 11-12 February 2013 in Melbourne, Vic.
a| Athol Willoughby talks about his family history; his schooling and education; the effects of the Great Depression on his family; his childhood in Tasmania; seeing the Borovansky Ballet in Hobart; his ballet classes with Beattie Jordan; his early ballet performances; the National Theatre Ballet School in Melbourne; his role models and artistic influences; his brother; Cecchetti training; his career as a professional ballet dancer; National Theatre Ballet; Walter Gore's productions; other notable ballet dancers; the art of partnering in ballet; touring in regional Victoria and South Australia; his roles and performances in Australia and overseas; Cecchetti examinations; Royal Academy of Dance and the Cecchetti Society; the beginnings of his teaching career; Valrene Tweedie; memorable performances that influenced him; ballet classes; Royal Ballet School, London; purchasing his own ballet school at Essendon; Cecchetti system of training; ballet school performances; his resignation as a Cecchetti examiner; ballet scholarships; his recollections about his performances.
a| Digital master available b| National Library of Australia; d| nla.obj-211936283
a| Timed summary (8 p.) and corrected transcript (typescript, 121 leaves).
a| Willoughby, Athol, d| 1932- v| Interviews.
a| Australian Cecchetti Society.
a| Dance teachers z| Australia v| Interviews.
a| Ballet dancers z| Australia v| Interviews.
a| Ballet dancing x| Study and teaching.
a| Dance teachers. 2| lcsh
a| Ballet dancers. 2| lcsh
a| Potter, Michelle, d| 1944- 4| ivr
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