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The Resource Ballet : the definitive illustrated story, consultant Viviana Durante

Ballet : the definitive illustrated story, consultant Viviana Durante

Label
Ballet : the definitive illustrated story
Title
Ballet
Title remainder
the definitive illustrated story
Statement of responsibility
consultant Viviana Durante
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discover more than 70 of the most famous ballet dances, from The Nutcracker and Swan Lake to The Rite of Spring. Learn the stories behind renowned companies such as The Royal Ballet and the Bolshoi Ballet. Explore the lives and achievements of dancers across the centuries, such as Margot Fonteyn, Carlos Acosta, and Darcey Bussell. Meet composers and choreographers, from Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky to Matthew Bourne. From its origins at court and the first national ballet companies, to the contemporary scene and extraordinary venues that stage the productions, this book covers an impressive history of ballet and provides an invaluable overview of the subject. Filled with rarely seen photographs covering all the key figures, pieces, and performances, and compelling facts about each dance--the sources they draw from, their production history, and their reception over time--Ballet: The Definitive Illustrated Story is an essential gift for all ballet enthusiasts.--
Assigning source
Amazon
Cataloging source
CNWPU
Dewey number
792.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1787
LC item number
.B26 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Royal Ballet
  • Royal Ballet
  • Ballet
  • Dance
  • Ballet
  • Ballet
Target audience
adult
Label
Ballet : the definitive illustrated story, consultant Viviana Durante
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes glossary and index (pages 348-355)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1044629781
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
359 pages
Isbn
9781465474780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o1044629781
  • (OCoLC)1044629781
Label
Ballet : the definitive illustrated story, consultant Viviana Durante
Publication
Note
Includes glossary and index (pages 348-355)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1044629781
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
359 pages
Isbn
9781465474780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o1044629781
  • (OCoLC)1044629781

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