DOWD, Olympia




At age 14 Olympia Dowd was selected from a Vancouver ballet workshop to become one of two Canadian girls to tour with the Moscow City Ballet. Her recollections are contained in A Young Dancer's Apprenticeship: On Tour with the Moscow City Ballet (Raincoast, 2002). She returned to Vancouver where she trained to join the American Ballet Theatre in New York.

[BCBW 2004] "Dance"