Dancing the World's Best-loved Ballets

Book - 2001
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A behind-the-scenes look at seven classic ballets -- La Sylphide, Giselle, Copelia, The Nutcracker, The Sleeping Beauty, Swan Lake and Romeo and Juliet. From ballet's beginnings in the royal courts of seventeenth-century France to contemporary dancers, instructors, choreographers, costume designers and make-up artists. Includes anecdotes about ballet's greatest stars -- including Mikhail Baryshnikov, Margot Fonteyn, and Paloma Herrera."
Publisher: Brookfield, Conn. : Millbrook Press, 2001
ISBN: 9780761323235
Branch Call Number: J 792.8 Aug 3558jv 1
Characteristics: 94 p. :,ill. (some col.)
Additional Contributors: Tanaka, Shelley
Alternative Title: Footnotes (Television program)


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