Definition of ballet master in English:

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ballet master

Pronunciation: /baˈlā ˈmastər/

noun

A person employed by a ballet company to teach and rehearse dancers.
Example sentences
  • In 1909 he was hired by Diaghilev as ballet master and character dancer for his new Ballets Russes company.
  • Tanztheater Wuppertal employed him as their ballet master on tour.
  • As ballet master in chief for Cincinnati Ballet since 2003, he is treasured for his thoughtful classes, clear observations, stern yet supportive nature, and sense of fun.
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