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Mixing the Elegance of Classical Dance with the Freedom of Modern Dance.

Choreographer Eliot Feld. He founded the Feld Ballet in 1974 as a place where classical ballet and modern dance could exist together. The company is still going strong, touring throughout America and overseas. Feld has also created ballets for many of the world's great companies, among them the American Ballet Theatre, the National Ballet of Canada, and the New York City Ballet. (REBROADCAST. Original date 11/10/89).

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Other segments from the episode on June 22, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, June 22, 1990: Interview with Jim Hall; Review of albums by British jazz musicians; Interview with Eliot Feld; Review of the television program "POV."

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