Blogging Ballet: Marie Taglioni (1804-1884)

Marie Taglioni was the first of the great ballerinas in the history of the art. Her father Filippo Taglioni was a famous Italian teacher and choreographer of the time which contributed to her success. Filippo would make his daughter work incredibly hard-often beyond the brink of exhaustion-but the pair became quite a team authoring theirContinue reading “Blogging Ballet: Marie Taglioni (1804-1884)”