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'''Lynette "Lynn" Fry-Abra''' is a ballet dancer and teacher living in Calgary, Alberta.
 
'''Lynette "Lynn" Fry-Abra''' is a ballet dancer and teacher living in Calgary, Alberta.
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==Early life==
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Lynette Fry was born in South Africa.  She came to Canada in her teens.
  
 
==Career==
 
==Career==
Lynn was a dancer with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet.
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Lynn was a Principal dancer with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet company.
  
She later moved to Calgary and has been a longtime instructor with the School of Alberta Ballet.
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She later moved to Calgary and has been a longtime instructor with the School of Alberta Ballet. She teaches part-time in the Open Division (for adults) in Calgary.
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She was on the board of directors of the Delta Festival Ballet of New Orleans in 2011. [http://deltafestivalballet.com/review/2011/2011.html]
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She organized her private teaching into a school she called "Ballet Royale School":
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Company Name:Ballet Royale School
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Contact Person:Lynette Fry-abra
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Contact Position:Owner
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Address:2202 Hawksbrow Pt Nw
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City:Calgary
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Postal Code/ZIP:T3G4C9
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Province:AB
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Phone:4035473777
  
 
==Personal life==
 
==Personal life==
Lynn married Jock Abra.
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Lynn married Jock Abra.  In 1988, he published a journal article entitled "The Dancer as Masochist" [https://www.jstor.org/stable/1478169?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents].  As of 2019 he is Professor Emeritus of Psychology at the University of Calgary [https://psyc.ucalgary.ca/manageprofile/profiles/jock-abra].
  
 
Lynn has a son, who lives in America.
 
Lynn has a son, who lives in America.
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==Sources==
 
==Sources==
 
[[Michael Currie]] direct knowledge
 
[[Michael Currie]] direct knowledge
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http://www.deltafestivalballet.com/about/about.html
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http://deltafestivalballet.com/review/2011/2011.html
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https://www.facebook.com/pg/NorthCalgaryDance/photos/?tab=album&album_id=219826618146765
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http://www.allancozzubboacademyofdancing.com/cozzubbo-student-alumni.php
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http://topcompanies.ca/ab-47934-ballet_royale_school
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https://www.albertaballetschool.com/explore/our-team

Latest revision as of 10:17, 13 July 2019

Lynette "Lynn" Fry-Abra is a ballet dancer and teacher living in Calgary, Alberta.

Early life

Lynette Fry was born in South Africa. She came to Canada in her teens.

Career

Lynn was a Principal dancer with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet company.

She later moved to Calgary and has been a longtime instructor with the School of Alberta Ballet. She teaches part-time in the Open Division (for adults) in Calgary.

She was on the board of directors of the Delta Festival Ballet of New Orleans in 2011. [1]

She organized her private teaching into a school she called "Ballet Royale School":

Company Name:Ballet Royale School Contact Person:Lynette Fry-abra Contact Position:Owner Address:2202 Hawksbrow Pt Nw City:Calgary Postal Code/ZIP:T3G4C9 Province:AB Phone:4035473777

Personal life

Lynn married Jock Abra. In 1988, he published a journal article entitled "The Dancer as Masochist" [2]. As of 2019 he is Professor Emeritus of Psychology at the University of Calgary [3].

Lynn has a son, who lives in America.

Teaching Michael

Lynn taught Michael Currie in Fall 2007, and then privately from Fall 2009 for about four years.

Sources

Michael Currie direct knowledge

http://www.deltafestivalballet.com/about/about.html

http://deltafestivalballet.com/review/2011/2011.html

https://www.facebook.com/pg/NorthCalgaryDance/photos/?tab=album&album_id=219826618146765

http://www.allancozzubboacademyofdancing.com/cozzubbo-student-alumni.php

http://topcompanies.ca/ab-47934-ballet_royale_school

https://www.albertaballetschool.com/explore/our-team