Dancers in the Dark

Dancers in the Dark

by Howard Dando


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A gritty and sexy expose of the real backstage world of dancers and their fierce competition for love and fame.

Dancers in the Dark exposes the excitement, grace, glamour and backstage of the ballet world with lusty dancers in cutthroat competition. Allison Fain's desperate hunger for love and fame drives her from the lights of the stage to the dark realms of jealousy, sex and deception, destroying lovers and friends along the way.

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ISBN-13: 9780595178612
Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date: 04/11/2001
Pages: 236
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.54(d)

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Dancers in the Dark 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
An entertaining look at the excitement, grace, glamour and underbelly of the world of ballet - written by someone who seems to know that world intimately. I learned alot of backstage info I had no idea was part of the world of ballet. Reads like a movie - and very enjoyable.
Guest More than 1 year ago
A perfect description of the hard reality behind the world of ballet. One says every sport is hard, but art seems even harder, competition between dancers is without mercy. Mr Dando describes this very well. The ongoing 'battle' between young dancers and especially Temple and Allison is perfectly put on paper. I was not familiar with the world of ballet, but this novel opened my eyes, it is so well written that the reader is immediately into the story and feels for one of the two main characters; who both have their reasons to dance. The main issue is the very need Allison and Temple feel to dance, to be a star. Are all means allowed to obtain this goal ? This novel is the answer.