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Darcey Bussell

Darcey Bussell
Darcey Bussell at a curtain call after a performance of Theme and Variations
Personal information
Birth date27 April 1969(age 45)
Place of birthLondon, England, United Kingdom
OccupationBallet dancer
SpouseAngus Forbes (1997-present)
ChildrenPhoebe Olivia and Zoe Sophia
ParentsJohn Crittle and wife Andrea (divorced)
Adopted by Philip Bussell when he married Andrea

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Darcey Andrea Bussell CBE (born Marnie Mercedes Darcey Pembleton Crittle on 27 April 1969 in London) is a retired English ballerina who was previously a Principal Dancer of The Royal Ballet, a major international ballet company based in London, England. She was a judge on Strictly Come Dancing in 2009. She is widely considered to be one of the greatest English ballerinas of all time and has appeared as a guest artist with leading ballet companies worldwide.

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Tulsa World--Karen -Bussell- said her only experience in retail was as "a serious book shopper" before she opened The Frugal Bookworm in 2007. ... - Date : Thu, 02 Dec 2010 11:24:03 GMT+00:00
KATHERINE JENKINS WILL HAVE US ALL SPELBOUND - Tweet this news 30-year-old will be working with Kim Gavin, who is creative director of the concert and collaborated on Katherine and -Darcey Bussell's- all singing, ... - Date : Wed, 18 Aug 2010 23:01:08 GMT+00:00
Ilkley girl wins place at Royal Ballet School - Ilkley Gazette Tweet this news
Ilkley Gazette--Now, she will follow in the footsteps of the likes of -Darcey Bussell- after becoming one of only ten ballerinas to be selected for the school after a series ... - Date : Thu, 01 Jul 2010 08:33:23 GMT+00:00
Get your tummy flat for summer - This is London Tweet this news
This is London--At Penguin, Adam, 34, published Gillian McKeith's bestseller You Are What You Eat, -Darcey Bussell's- Pilates for Life and Tiger Aspect's Cook Yourself Thin. ... - Date : Wed, 07 Jul 2010 09:37:49 GMT+00:00
All on board for a wine-tastic time! - Response Source (press release) Tweet this news
Response Source (press release)--Building on this wealth of knowledge and experience, Azura was launched in April 2010 - officially named by Godmother -Darcey Bussell- CBE. ... - Date : Wed, 14 Jul 2010 11:17:45 GMT+00:00
La bella durmiente del Royal Ballet en el Teatre Liceu - Danza Ballet Tweet this news
Danza Ballet---...- más dulce del cuento, el hada Lila, estuvo dulcemente bailado por Claire Calvert, quien posee unas piernas tan increíbles como las de -Darcey Bussell-. ... - Date : Mon, 19 Jul 2010 12:34:20 GMT+00:00


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Strictly Come Dancing

SeriesChristmas Specials * 1 * 2 * 3 * 4 * 5 * 6 * 7 * 8
HostsBruce Forsyth * Tess Daly * Claudia Winkleman * Natasha Kaplinsky (2004) * Justin Lee Collins (2004) * Ronnie Corbett (2009) * Fearne Cotton (Children in Need Special, 2008)
ParticipantsList of participants
JudgesCraig Revel Horwood * Alesha Dixon (2009 present) * Len Goodman * Bruno Tonioli * Darcey Bussell (guest judge, 2009 present) * Arlene Phillips (2004 08)
Celebrity winnersNatasha Kaplinsky * Jill Halfpenny * Darren Gough * Mark Ramprakash * Alesha Dixon * Tom Chambers * Chris Hollins
Professional winnersBrendan Cole * Darren Bennett * Lilia Kopylova * Karen Hardy * Matthew Cutler * Camilla Dallerup * Ola Jordan
Celebrity runners-upChristopher Parker * Denise Lewis * Colin Jackson * Matt Dawson * Matt Di Angelo * Rachel Stevens * Ricky Whittle
Professional runners-upHanna Karttunen * Ian Waite * Erin Boag * Lilia Kopylova * Flavia Cacace * Vincent Simone * Natalie Lowe
Specials winnersDavid Seaman (Strictly Ice Dancing) * Robbie Earle (Strictly African Dancing) * Kara Tointon (Sport Relief, 2008) * Tess Daly (Children in Need, 2008) * Peter Jones (Sport Relief, 2010)
Specials runners-upJessica Taylor (Strictly Ice Dancing) * Antonia Okonma (Strictly African Dancing) * Elaine Paige (Sport Relief, 2008) * Terry Wogan (Children in Need, 2008) * Duncan Bannatyne (Sport Relief, 2010)
RelatedPortal * It Takes Two * Dancing with the Stars (US version) * Dancing with the Stars (International versions)

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