Maurice Bejart made his debut as a dancer and later as a choreographer in Paris. After meeting Igor Stravinsky, in 1959, Bejart choreographed his "Rite of Spring" for Maurice Huisman, the new director of Theater Royal de la Monnaie in Brussels. This project paved the way for his own company,
Mambo has been dancing for over 20 years and has been teaching dance since 2000. She has worked at different schools as a teaching artist and has dance with some of the premiere bands to come out of Africa in the 20th Century, including Tete Bruhle, Soukous Stars. She is also the choreographer and
Playwright Brian Friel grew up in Northern Ireland and attended Ireland's national seminary, Saint Patrick's College. But, instead of becoming a priest, took up teaching and writing. In the late 1950s, his first radio plays aired on the BBC and he began to publish short fiction.
By the mid-1960s,