ICTMN Staff
7/18/13
During opening night of Wahzhazhe , an Osage Ballet, the Arts and Humanities Council of Tulsa will present a one-night special tribute program to the late prima ballerina Elizabeth...

Osage ballerina Maria Tallchief broke ground for American Indian ballet dancers and not only married George Balanchin

Brian Daffron
4/28/13
People throughout the world know of Maria Tallchief as one of America’s first and greatest prima ballerinas, but for Russ Tallchief, she was always a beloved aunt first...
ICTMN Staff
4/28/13
This video tribute to Osage ballerina Maria Tallchief was produced for the Producers Guild of America's Celebration of Diversity awards in 2006 by Four Directions Productions...
ICTMN Staff
4/15/13
This clip of Maria Tallchief dancing in 1954 with Frederick Franklin on an episode of “The Colgate Comedy Hour” hosted by Eddie Fisher is historic for a couple of reasons...
ICTMN Staff
4/12/13
Osage ballerina Maria Tallchief broke ground for Native American ballet dancers and was not only one of George Balanchine’s wives, but an inspiration to him...
ICTMN Staff
3/11/13
Opening March 20 and running through March 23 at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C. is t he Osage ballet, Wahzhazhe...