Definition of Markova, Dame Alicia in English:

Markova, Dame Alicia

proper noun

  • (1910–2004), British ballet dancer; born Lilian Alicia Marks. She made her debut with the Ballets Russes in 1924, established the Markova-Dolin Company in London with Anton Dolin (1904–83) in 1935, and was prima ballerina with the London Festival Ballet 1950–52. She directed the Metropolitan Opera Ballet 1963–69.

Pronunciation

Markova, Dame Alicia

/märˈkōvə/