Mary's Last Dance - Mary Li
Look Who's Talking Online - Thursday 10 December 6.30pm - Free
Mary's Last Dance is the highly anticipated memoir of Australian ballerina Mary Li – and the long-awaited sequel to her husband Li Cunxin's best selling memoir, Mao's Last Dancer. Mary’s Last Dance is a powerful and uplifting memoir about chasing an impossible dream, and sacrificing one’s own ambition for the love of a child. It is a moving and unforgettable story of passion, dedication and devotion – and the highly anticipated sequel to one of the world’s most beloved books.
Mary Li studied at the Royal Ballet School, London from the age of sixteen. She went on to become a principle dancer appearing in Swan Lake, Giselle, The Nutcracker and more. She and her husband have danced all over the world they both work at the Queensland ballet - Mary as a ballet Mistress and Li as the Artistic Director.
This presentation will be broadcast online using Zoom. Book your place and we’ll send you a Zoom link to join the meeting (download and install from zoom.us if you haven't already).
Presented in collaboration with NSW Public Libraries.