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(204) Gabe Stone Shayer, American Ballet Theatre Soloist

Posted by on 09.28.2020 Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS This week we talk with American Ballet Theatre’s newest soloist dancer, Gabe Stone Shayer. Gabe was born in Philadelphia, where he began his dance training. At 14, he began training full time at the Rock School for Dance Education, before going on to move to Russia to continue his studies at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow. Shayer is the first African-American male to graduate from the Bolshoi Ballet Academy in its nearly 250-year history.   Gabe joined...

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