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Merrill Ashley in Ballo della Regina choreographed by George Balanchine
Merrill Ashley in Ballo della Regina, choreographed by George Balanchine Photo by © Steven Caras
Merrill Ashley and Connor Walsh
Merrill Ashley and Connor Walsh Photo courtesy of Houston Ballet
Artists of the Houston Ballet in Balanchine's Ballet Imperial May 2013
Artists of the Houston Ballet in Balanchine's Ballet Imperial Photo by © Amitava Sarkar
Artists of the Houston Ballet in Balanchine's Ballet Imperial May 2013
Artists of the Houston Ballet in Balanchine's Ballet Imperial Photo by © Amitava Sarkar
Sara Webb and Artists of the Houston Ballet in Balanchine's Ballet Imperial May 2013
Sara Webb and artists of the Houston Ballet in Balanchine's Ballet Imperial Photo by © Amitava Sarkar