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James Harvey D'egville

(c. 1770—1836)

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D'egville, James Harvey

D'egville, James Harvey (1773)   Reference library

The International Encyclopedia of Dance

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2005
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Performing arts, Dance, Music
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(born c.1773 in England), ballet master.

D'Egville was the most influential English ballet master since John Weaver. His

D'Egville, James Harvey

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The Oxford Dictionary of Dance (2 ed.)

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2010
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Performing arts, Dance, Music
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British dancer and choreographer. He was the son of Pierre D'Egville (ballet master at Drury Lane and Sadler's Wells Theatres), and as a child danced at the King's Theatre (...

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The first London ballet performances were given by French and Italians during the 17th and 18th centuries, though two English men, John Weaver (dancer, choreographer, teacher, and writer) and John ...

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