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I had to sit through my sister's classes. I figured, It soon became addictive. Twice at draft physicals I was told to see a shrink when I said my occupation was ballet. It's awful, being a ballet dancer-homosexual or not-to be insulted like that. Ballet attracts its 'wrong types,' who just want to be in tights, but it's not prissy. You must have tremendous power and stamina. It's quite manly.
His ballet Eight by Adler, music by Richard Adler, was later filmed for PBS and won an Emmy Award for his then-wife Suzanne Farrell.
George Balanchine-inspired choreography