David Hallberg On His Life With Ballet

David Hallberg, Principal Dancer with the American Ballet Theatre, joins us to discuss his memoir Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back . Hallberg offers an intimate look at how dance has shaped his life. He shares stories from his time as an American teenager in the Paris Opera Ballet, being the first American to join the Bolshoi Ballet and how he returned to the stage following a devastating injury that almost cost him his career.

David Hallberg will appear on Nov. 30 at 4:30 p.m. at Princeton University Sponsored by Princeton Tonight and ODUS (Office of the Dean of Undergraduate Students). Books available for sale Labyrinth Books.

Original published: 2017-11-14 01:00:00 Read the full New York City News here


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