Jacques D'Amboise


Jacques D'Amboise appears in the following:

Jacques d'Amboise & Charlotte d’Amboise On Why Arts Education Matters

Friday, October 13, 2017

Founder of the National Dance Institute Jacques d'Amboise and his daughter, dancer Charlotte d’Amboise discuss "Songs I’ve Sung on Broadway… and One I Wish I had.”

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Guest Picks: Jacques d'Amboise

Monday, March 07, 2011

Jacques d'Amboise was recently on The Leonard Lopate Show to discuss his new book "I Was A Dancer" and discussed some of his favorite picks with us!


I Was A Dancer

Monday, March 07, 2011

Jacques d'Amboise, one of America's most celebrated dancers, discusses his decades-long career with the New York City Ballet. In his memoir, I Was A Dancer, he recounts his early years as a student at The School of American Ballet and his years as George Balanchine's protege, during which time Balanchine choreographed more works for him than any other dancer.

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Jacques D’Amboise and Eddie Izzard

Monday, August 16, 2010

Jacques D’Amboise, one of the finest classical dancers of our time, discusses his work in the field of arts education. In 1976, while still a principal dancer at the New York City Ballet, he founded the National Dance Institute, a model program that exposes thousands of school children to the magic and discipline of dance. He's joined by Alex Shimizu, a 15-year-old dancer in the National Dance Institute. They’ll talk with Christopher Walken about the challenges and rewards of dance. And the actor Eddie Izzard drops by!

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Guest Picks: Jacques D'Amboise

Monday, August 16, 2010

Jacques D'Amboise came on The Leonard Lopate Show to talk about his favorite music, and more.


Jacques D'Amboise.

Saturday, December 10, 1983

Lloyd Moss interviews Jacques d'Amboise about his life (upbringing in Washington Heights) and career. Mr. d'Amboise discusses the musical selections of his choosing and his new book, _Teaching the Magic of Dance_.

WNYC archives id: 68288


Jacques D'Amboise

Sunday, July 10, 1977

Jacques D'Amboise, dancer and advocate of men's lib in the world of ballet.


Jacques d'Amboise

Sunday, November 13, 1966

Jacques d'Amboise, the principal male dancer of the New York City Ballet talks about the 1968-1969 season.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 150013
Municipal archives id: T2236