Maria Karnilova - Quotes

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Once on stage, I was thinking of something else, and I forgot my line. I became so frightened. The girl I was playing with also became so frightened, she couldn't give me the next line. I just walked off stage. ---->>>

At 7, I was at the barre and dancing at folk festivals. Then I was a student with the ballet school of the Metropolitan Opera. ---->>>

My mother never learned English, but in Russia, the greatest thing was to give a child to the arts. And so they gave me to the ballet. ---->>>

If you relax too much, the subconscious plays the role; the conscious does something else, rather than the other way around, which is the way it's supposed to be. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 08-03, 1920
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.
Die: 04-20, 2001
Occupation: Actress

Maria Karnilova (August 3, 1920 – April 20, 2001) was an American dancer and actress. She was initially known legally as Maria Karniloff. She was born in Hartford, Connecticut, the daughter of Filip and Stefanida Dovgolenko (or Dowholonok), emigrants from Tsarist Russia. The family later moved to Brooklyn, New York (wikipedia)