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The world of ballet.

Robin May

The world of ballet.

by Robin May

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Published by Tresure in London .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15365958M
ISBN 101850514224
OCLC/WorldCa59882983

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This is a splendid reference book on ballet. While it is clearly designed as a guide for dancers and would-be dancers, it is also a fascinating book for those of us who enjoy ballet only from a seat in the audience/5(4).

The World of Ballet. This is a complete guide to the glamour and excitement of the world of ballet, serving as an introduction to ballet's most famous dancers, choreographers and history. It also provides a behind-the-scenes look at how a ballet company operates and how a /5. Those born for ballet will delight in the sparkling energy of this full-color illustrated book.

Go behind the scenes to find out all about the dazzling and demanding world of dancers and ballet. From the history and techniques of dance moves, to costume design, to who's who in a ballet company, it's all here in glorious : Kate Castle.

The World of Ballet book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Readers will go behind the scenes to find out all about the dazz /5. The world of ballet. [Robin May] -- Discusses the history of ballet, training of dancers, and staging of a ballet.

Also profiles in leading dancers and follows a ballerina through a performance from her warm-up through the curtain. This is a great book for parents and students to become critical consumers of ballet instruction and demand different approaches to training.

The key to change is communication and education. When the students will know more than their teachers and demand sound advice for their bodies and health, the dance world will change!Cited by: Produced in conjunction with Canada's world-famous National Ballet School, The Ballet Book is a definitive instructional resource for youth and their parents who are beginning to explore the possibilities and delights of ballet.

The book illustrates in meticulous detail -- and through more than photographs - every position, step and pose involved in barre work, pointe work, alignment, classical ballet 5/5(4). Ballet for Life: Exercises and Inspiration from the World of Ballet Beautiful [Bowers, Mary Helen, van Lamsweerde, Inez, Matadin, Vinoodh, Aldridge, Lily] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(20).

Top 10 Ballet Books (actually there is 12 titles, but ‘top 12’ doesn’t sound right!) Let us begin with the classic that every ballet lover would know, ‘Ballet Shoes’, first published in I love this edition of this classic story of orphans Pauline, Petrova and Posy Fossil.

A complete guide to the glamour and excitement of the world of ballet, serving as an introduction to ballet's most famous dancers, choreographers and history.

Over 60 Web site addresses are listed ranging from a photo-essay on life in the classroom to paintings of dancers by Degas. Get this from a library.

The world of ballet. [Robin May] -- An introduction to the ballet, including a history of ballet and information about ballet training, schools, techniques and stars. The Ballet Book. Young ballerinas can pirouette into perfection along with former Royal Ballet prima ballerina Darcey Bussell.

This is the perfect guidebook for budding ballerinas who are just breaking in their toe shoes. From port de bras to adagio, young dancers will learn pointe work from any level.4/5. Get this from a library. The world of ballet. [Judy Tatchell; Lisa Miles; Evie Safarewicz; Guy Smith] -- Introduces the ballet, including its history, the elements of a production, basic ballet skills, famous people associated with it, and the plots of individual ballets.

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ballet (băl´ā, bălā´) [Ital. ballare=to dance], classic, formalized solo or ensemble dancing of a highly controlled, dramatic nature performed to music. See also dance; modern dance. The Development of Ballet in Western Europe Foreshadowed in earlier mummeries and lavish masquerades, ballet emerged as a distinctive form in Italy before the 16th cent.

Ballet, theatrical dance in which a formal academic dance technique—the danse d’école —is combined with other artistic elements such as music, costume, and stage scenery.

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