While females make up about 85% of the dancing population (amateur or otherwise), there are only four female directors of large ballet companies in the United States (large meaning their budget is over $2.5 million). Here are a few articles that touch on this subject that we think are worth a read:
Where Are the Women Ballet Leaders? | Dance USA
Finally, Women Choreographers | Dance Magazine
Where Are the Female Choreographers? | Dancer Universe
Gender In Dance | Bourgeon
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