The World of Ballet: Internet-Linked

The World of Ballet: Internet-Linked



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780794510602
Publisher: EDC Publishing
Publication date: 06/28/2007
Series: World of Ballet Ser.
Edition description: REV
Pages: 64
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

The art of ballet2
Watching ballet4
How ballets tell stories6
Early nineteenth century ballet8
Late nineteenth century ballet10
Early twentieth century ballet12
Late twentieth century ballet14
Ballet shoes16
Making a ballet20
Staging a ballet22
Performing on stage24
Belonging to a company26
Recording ballet28
Going to ballet school30
How ballet began32
Learning ballet34
Positions of the arms and feet36
Basic steps at the barre38
Basic center work42
Basic center work42
Jumps and traveling steps46
A short enchainement50
Training for pas de deux51
Some famous dancers52
Some famous choreographers54
Ballet stories56
Ballet as a career59
Ballet websites60
Pronouncing French terms63

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