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Ballet Theatre shows creativity in 'Firebird,' 'Scarlet Letter'
Ballet Theatre shows creativity in 'Firebird,' 'Scarlet Letter'

Midway through her season, Ballet Theatre of Maryland artistic director Dianna Cuatto presented an ambitious, innovative program offering two seldom-produced one-act ballets. Striking in originality, "Firebird" displayed Cuatto's choreographic artistry in all its fiery intensity. "The Scarlet Letter" showed her profound insight into a literary classic. Introducing three BTM performances last weekend, Cuatto shared her fondness for both works and their significance in her career as a dancer and choreographer. In 1968 Cuatto was the first American ballerina to dance the role of Princes Tsarevina in Ballet West's premiere American production of...

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