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#CHQstories – Music and Dance, 1974

#CHQstories – Music and Dance, 1974

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Leah Pileggi | Community contributor

In the morning, I would take my very first dance class. I was 16, ancient in dancer years. But I was scheduled to jump-start my dance life with pliés and jetés and mazurkas and “modern dance” seven hours a day, five days a week, for two months. A summer of dance at Chautauqua.