• Metro Obits
    Lynn Seymour born Berta Lynn Springbett was a Canadian-born ballerina, mostly associated with the Royal Ballet in London and considered one of the greatest and dramatic ballerinas of the 20th century who inspired new works from Kenneth MacMillan and Frederick Ashton. Seymour studied ballet in Vancouver, British Columbia. In 1953 she was given given a scholarship to London's Sadler's Wells Ballet School and in 1956 she joined Covent Garden Opera Ballet but moved a year later to the Touring Royal...  more