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Queen Elizabeth II Honours Estonian Ballet Couple

22.10.2010

Dancers Thomas Edur and Agnes Oaks were awarded an Order of the British Empire on Wednesday by the Queen.

Edur and Oaks performed with the English National Ballet for nearly 20 years. At present, Edur works in Tallinn as Artistic Director of the Estonian National Ballet, and Oaks as his assistant.

"I haven't been so nervous in quite a while," Edur told Postimees after the ceremony.

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