Biography of Sara Leland (1941-VVVV)

Dancer and American ballet teacher, born in Melrose (Massachusets) on August 2, 1941, whose original name is Sally Harrington.

He began his dance studies in Boston under the tutelage of Ellen Virginia Williams and later joined the the New England Civic Ballet School. He made his debut with the City Center Joffrey Ballet in 1959, but only pemanecio a year in this company already in 1960 became part of the New York City Ballet, where he attained the category of principal dancer in 1973; During this time he participated in the stenosis of the ballets: Fantasies (1969) by John Clifford, Dances at a Gathering (1969), Goldberg Variations (1971) and An Evening completo Waltzes (1973) by Jerome Robbins, Choral Variations on Bach completo "Von Himmel Hoch" (1972), Symphony in Three Movements (1972), Gaspard de la Nuit (1975) and Union Jack (1976) George Balanchine, as well as in the North American presentation of Summerspace (1966) of Merce Cunningham. Since 1981, it occupies the post of company Assistant ballet master.