Tag Archives: Frederic Franklin

Ivan and Marilyn: a long, loving dance partnership linking Hungary with Australia

Ivan Nagy and Marilyn Burr, photographer unknown

Ivan Nagy, a former principal with American Ballet Theatre and husband of the Australian dancer, Marilyn Burr, has died in

Frederic Franklin, the Peter Pan of dance

Frederic Franklin, Rodeo, photo © Maurice Seymour

Six weeks before the start of World War I, Fred Franklin, a caterer, and his wife, Mabel, gave birth to

Agnes de Mille’s Rodeo: ABT marks the 70th anniversary of the moment “we put our feet on the ground”

Rodeo, Pennsylvania Ballet, photo © Alexander Iziliaev

America was at war following the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbour and the United States was “never more deeply determined