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A Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back

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A Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back

David Hallberg

Theatre Studies; Ballet; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

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Eileen

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Eileen

Eileen Kramer

Dance; Biography

Paperback

Eileen Kramer is a person for whom age does not exist. Eileen is quite possibly the longest working dancer and choreographer... [more]

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Dancing under the Southern Skies: A History of Ballet in Australia

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Dancing under the Southern Skies: A History of Ballet in Australia

Valerie Lawson

Theatre Studies; Ballet

Paperback

With its vivid narrative, Valerie Lawson's Dancing Under the Southern Skies goes far beyond what audiences see on stage to... [more]

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

Darcey Bussell

Photographs: portraits; Theatre Studies; Ballet; Memoirs

Hardback

The first book from Darcey Bussell in over six years, retired darling of the British Ballet and beloved judge of Strictly... [more]

$60.00

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Jerome Robbins: A Life in Dance

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Jerome Robbins: A Life in Dance

Wendy Lesser

Theatre Studies; Dance; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A lively and inspired biography celebrating the centennial of this master choreographer, dancer, and stage director [more]

$37.99

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Ballet: The Definitive Illustrated Story

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Ballet: The Definitive Illustrated Story

DK

Theatre Studies; Ballet

Hardback

Discover more than 70 of the most famous ballet dances, from The Nutcracker and Swan Lake to The Rite of Spring. Learn the... [more]

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And Then We Danced: A Voyage into the Groove

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And Then We Danced: A Voyage into the Groove

Henry Alford

Theatre Studies; Dance; Social & cultural anthropology; Humour

Hardback

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The Beauty of Her Age: A Tale of Sex, Scandal and Money in Victorian England

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The Beauty of Her Age: A Tale of Sex, Scandal and Money in Victorian England...

Jenifer Roberts

Ballet; Biography: arts & entertainment; History; Social & cultural history

Paperback

The story of a French ballerina who became richer than the Queen. Jenifer Roberts unearths this fascinating story of sex,... [more]

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Bolshoi Confidential: Secrets of the Russian Ballet from the Rule of the Tsars to Today

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Bolshoi Confidential: Secrets of the Russian Ballet from the Rule of the...

Simon Morrison

Ballet; History

Paperback

On a freezing night in January 2013, an assailant hurled acid in the face of the artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet,... [more]

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Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina

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Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina

Misty Copeland

Theatre Studies; Ballet; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Determination meets dance in this memoir by the history-making ballerina [more]

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Mao's Last Dancer

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Mao's Last Dancer

Li Cunxin, Li Cunxin

Ballet; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

A biography of a young Chinese peasant boy who emerged from abject poverty, defected to the US, and became principal dancer... [more]

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The Faber Pocket Guide to Ballet

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The Faber Pocket Guide to Ballet

Luke Jennings, Deborah Bull

Theatre Studies; Ballet

Paperback

The essential, easy-to-use classical ballet guide - spanning nearly two centuries of classical dance - with entries for more... [more]

$21.99

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My Life

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My Life

Isadora Duncan

Dance; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

A remarkable account of a wildly artistic life, finally restored to its unexpurgated form, with a revealing new introduction... [more]

$25.95

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Apollo's Angels: A History Of Ballet

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Apollo's Angels: A History Of Ballet

Jennifer Homans

Theatre Studies; Ballet; History: specific events & topics

Paperback

The definitive history of ballet and one of Granta's 2010 bestsellers, Apollo's Angels was ecstatically reviewed on publication.... [more]

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Come Back to Me (#3 Seal Island)

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Come Back to Me (#3 Seal Island)

Daniela Sacerdoti

Ballet; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Adult & contemporary romance; Social work

Paperback

Daniela Sacerdoti has sold over 1 million copies of her eBooks, including the No. 1 eBook bestseller WATCH OVER ME. This third... [more]

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Rudolf Nureyev: The Life

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Rudolf Nureyev: The Life

Julie Kavanagh

Choreography; Ballet; Contemporary dance; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Born on a train in Stalin's Russia, Rudolf Nureyev was ballet's pop icon. Nureyev's achievements and conquests became legendary:... [more]

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The Rite of Spring

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The Rite of Spring

Gillian Moore

Ballet; 20th century & contemporary classical music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Social & cultural history

Hardback

The story behind the scandalous first performance of one of the most influential works in the history of music. [more]

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Ballet For Life: Exercises and Inspiration from the World of Ballet Beautiful

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Ballet For Life: Exercises and Inspiration from the World of Ballet Beautiful...

Mary Helen Bowers, Mary Helen Bowers

Theatre Studies; Ballet; Exercise & workout books

Hardback

A chic and informative guide to the Ballet Beautiful method, featuring dance-inspired exercises, wellness tips, and lifestyle... [more]

$65.00

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Spirit of Flamenco: From Spain to New Mexico

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Spirit of Flamenco: From Spain to New Mexico

Nicolasa Chavez

Folk dancing; Folk & traditional music; History

Hardback

The juxtaposition of thirty black-and-white remastered Lindbergh images and thirty contemporary color images, provides a fascinating... [more]

$71.95

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Physics and Dance

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Physics and Dance

Emily Coates, Sarah Demers

Dance; Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Physics; Life sciences: general issues

Paperback

A fascinating exploration of our reality through the eyes of a physicist and a dancer--and an engaging introduction to both... [more]

$34.99

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The Costumes of Burlesque: 1866-2018

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The Costumes of Burlesque: 1866-2018

Coleen Scott

Theatre Studies; Dance; Other performing arts

Paperback

The Costumes of Burlesque: 1866-2018 is the first volume to inclusively document burlesque costume from its birth in the 1860's... [more]

$77.99

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Narrative in Performance

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Narrative in Performance

Barbara Sellers-Young, Jade Rosina McCutcheon

Theatre Studies; Dance

Paperback

A far-reaching and engaging overview of the role of narrative in dance and theatre performance, bringing together chapters... [more]

$54.95

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The Costumes of Burlesque: 1866-2018

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The Costumes of Burlesque: 1866-2018

Coleen Scott

Theatre Studies; Dance; Other performing arts

Hardback

The Costumes of Burlesque: 1866-2018 is the first volume to inclusively document burlesque costume from its birth in the 1860's... [more]

$231.00

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Improvisation in the Expressive and Performing Arts: The Relationship Between Shaping and Letting-Go

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Improvisation in the Expressive and Performing Arts: The Relationship Between...

Beliz Demircioglu

Dance; Creative therapy (eg art, music, drama)

Paperback

Drawing on the experiences of individuals in the expressive and performing arts, this book examines how we experience improvisation... [more]

$45.99

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Sounding the Dance, Moving the Music: Choreomusicological Perspectives on Maritime Southeast Asian Performing Arts

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Sounding the Dance, Moving the Music: Choreomusicological Perspectives on...

Mohd Anis Md Nor, Kendra Stepputat

Dance; Music: styles & genres

Paperback

Performing arts in most parts of Maritime Southeast Asia are seen as an entity, where music and dance, sound and movement,... [more]

$77.99

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