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Ivor Forbes Guest (1920–2018)

Author of The dancer's heritage : a short history of ballet

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Ivor Forbes Guest trained as a lawyer but is probably better known as a historian of ballet. He was chairman of the Royal Academy of Dance for thirty years (1963–1993) and has been a Trustee of the Radcliffe Trust. He is married to the movement notation expert Ann Hutchinson Guest.
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