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Circle of Life

Memories from childhood and the loss of his daughter inspire choreographer

By Steven Mark

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 02, 2014

~~<p>Legendary choreographer Garth Fagan was surprised when he was told the Walt Disney Co. was interested in working with him.</p>
<p>He had recently completed a project that involved topless dancers, which didn't seem to fit with Disney's wholesome image. &quot;In my youth, when I saw Disney, it was 'Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs' and 'Sleeping Beauty,'&quot; Fagan said. &quot;I thought, 'What was this they want with me?'&quot;</p>
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Legendary choreographer Garth Fagan was surprised when he was told the Walt Disney Co. was interested in working with him.

He had recently completed a project that involved topless dancers, which didn't seem to fit with Disney's wholesome image. "In my youth, when I saw Disney, it was 'Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs' and 'Sleeping Beauty,'" Fagan said. "I thought, 'What was this they want with me?'" Login for more...



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