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Lauren Anderson

Principal dancer for the Houston Ballet, and the first African-American to be a principal dancer, Lauren Anderson. She began studying at the ballet's academy at the age of 7, and working with Stevenson at the age of 11 when he was hired by the ballet. Stevenson choreographed Cleopatra, for her.

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