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La Scala names head to Boston Ballet

Eris Nezha (left) and Petra Conti
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Eris Nezha (left) and Petra Conti

Boston Ballet has picked up two big-deal dancers from the ballet company of La Scala in Milan. Petra Conti and Eris Nezha , who are newly married, will join the troupe as principal dancers in October. Boston Ballet principal dancers Lorna Feijoo and Nelson Madrigal also joined as a couple.

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