Fonds - George Walker fonds

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George Walker fonds

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1 folder of textual material + 3 photographs

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([1930s] - 1994)

Biographical history

George Walker began his professional dance training as a scholarship student with the San Francisco Ballet, and later trained with Robert Joffrey in New York. He joined the Royal Winnipeg Ballet in 1957 as a member of the corps de ballet and stayed three years. In 1974, he starred in Stop the World I Want To Get Off. George Walker passed away in March of 1994 in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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The records of George Walker came to the Royal Winnipeg Ballet archives as part of several transfers of records from the RWB and the RWB Alumni Association.

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The George Walker fonds includes an alumni questionnaire (1991); photographs (1957); and an obituary (1994).

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