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To be a ballet dancer

Geraldine Morris

To be a ballet dancer

by Geraldine Morris

  • 247 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Purnell in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ballet -- Study and teaching.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGeraldine Morris ; illustrated by Sally A. Davis.
    SeriesPurnell pursuits
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1788.5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17339013M
    ISBN 100361076576, 0361081375

      2. Ballet is somehow less accessible, more mysterious, a closed world that can only be accessed by being a part of it, or reading about it. 3. Ballet is a world of constant paradox: to look effortless on stage, dancers have to endure incredible tests of stamina, strength, pain, and sacrifice.   Ballet dancers rarely have to speak onstage, and modern and contemporary dancers usually work with adding sound to pieces only when it is part of the director’s artistic vision.

    Li retired from ballet in at the age of 38 and joined Bell Potter Securities to establish its Asian desk. Mao's Last Dancer. In Li published his autobiography, Mao's Last Dancer. It has received numerous accolades, including the Australian Book of the Year award. The book is fantasy and is about a young woman (I don't know if her name is Prisma or something like that) who travels to a big city in search of adventure. In that city there is an amazing theater that is run by a mysterious guy (he always wears a dance mask) and some of the actors are also mysterious. They do amazing performances in the theater.

    - Explore Sarah🐠 W's board "Drawings of Dancers" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Drawings, Ballet drawings, Dancing drawings pins. For Miami City Ballet principal dancer Jennifer Carlynn Kronenberg it is; but it wasn’t always so. Learn how she made it through all of her high jinx mishaps, missteps and tribulations, and continued on to a glorious career as a prima ballerina with an internationally acclaimed ballet company.


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