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(309) Susan Jaffe, incoming Artistic Director of American Ballet Theatre

Posted by on 10.03.2022 Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS On today’s episode, we are joined by former ballerina and incoming¬†artist director of American Ballet Theatre Susan Jaffe. Susan has previously appeared on the podcast in an interview that covered her rapid rise to stardom at ABT, the accompanying self doubts during this success, and how working through those moments affects her present day work as a coach and director. (Listen here: Today she talks about...

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(199) Susan Jaffe, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s New Artistic Director

Posted by on 08.31.2020 Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS Today we chat with Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s newly appointed Artistic Director, Susan Jaffe. Susan was a Principal dancer with American Ballet Theatre for 22 years, appearing prominently in the international dance scene and frequently dancing with Mikhail Baryshnikov. She retired from the stage in 2002 at age 40 and went on to serve as an adviser to the chairman of the board of American Ballet Theatre. From 2003-2010, she taught in the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis...

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