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Jock Soto

First came to SAB at age 12. Became member of NYCB at 16; in 1984 was promoted to soloist and one year later to principal dancer. Retired from performing in 2005. Member of SAB's faculty since 1996. Teaches partnering to intermediate and advanced students as well as technique and variations for intermediate and advanced men.

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