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De Valois, Ninette 1898-2001

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Works: 292 works in 461 publications in 4 languages and 4,145 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Interviews  Drama  Pictorial works  Records and correspondence  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Choreographer, Author of introduction, Performer, Editor, Dancer, Redactor, Director, Contributor, Commentator
Classifications: GV1785.D4, 792.80924
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The art of Margot Fonteyn by Keith Money ( Book )
13 editions published between 1965 and 1975 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Study of the dancer's day-to-day work with action photographs from 18 different ballets
Ninette de Valois : idealist without illusions by Kathrine Sorley Walker ( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fonteyn and Nureyev the perfect partnership ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video traces the partnership of Fonteyn & Nureyev from its inception to its grand finale 17 years later
An evening with the Royal Ballet ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents excerpts from the classical ballets Le Corsaire, La Valse, Aurora's wedding from Sleeping Beauty, and Les Sylphides
Invitation to the ballet by Ninette De Valois ( Book )
17 editions published between 1937 and 1953 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Step by step : the formation of an establishment by Ninette De Valois ( Book )
4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nureyev by Patricia Foy ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of dancer Rudolf Nureyev with extensive archive material and extracts from ballet performances. Mentor Ninette de Valois, partner Margot Fonteyn, choreographer Roland Petit, dancer Sylvie Guillem and others comment on truth and legends surrounding Nureyev
Coppélia a ballet in three acts by Léo Delibes ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Royal Ballet performs de Valois's ballet Coppelia
Nureyev ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographical film of dancer Rudolph Nureyev with contributions from Nureyev's sister, friends and colleagues from the ballet, and ballet experts. Includes interviews with Nureyev conducted one year before his death
An English ballet : Ninette de Valois by Ninette De Valois ( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ninette de Valois was an extraordinary woman. Not only did she create The Royal Ballet, The Royal Ballet School and the company that has become Birmingham Royal Ballet - in themselves great achievements - but she was a gifted choreographer, dancer, teacher, administrator, speaker and writer. She also identified and developed so many of the talented dancers, choreographers and teachers who went onto make Britain a world leader in ballet and dance. During the 50th Anniversary Celebrations of The Royal Ballet in 1981, Ninette de Valois accepted an invitation to speak to the Yorkshire Ba
Come dance with me, a memoir, 1898-1956 by Ninette De Valois ( Book )
18 editions published between 1957 and 1992 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ninette de Valois, the world-famous prima ballerina, was born Edris Stannus in 1898 and raised at Baltiboys in County Wicklow. In this autobiography, first published in 1957 and now appearing in a new paperback edition, she writes about her extraordinary career - the vivid memories of home in Ireland; her first London engagement at the Lyceum pantomime in 1914; her tour of the Continent with Diaghilev and the Ballet Russes in 1923; her time with the Abbey Theatre in the late 1920s, and the Old Vic and Sadler's Wells in the 1930s, touring in America with the latter and moving it to Covent Garde
The Vic-Wells ballet; camera studies by Gordon Anthony ( Book )
4 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Markova: a collection of photographic studies by Gordon Anthony by Gordon Anthony ( Book )
3 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Margot Fonteyn by Patricia Foy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just two years before she died, Margot Fonteyn finally agreed to tell the full story of her life for this exclusive television biography. It was made at her home in Panama and is the only personal account of her life and career that exists on film. It includes archive footage of many of her great roles and extensive newsreel coverage of key events in her life
Selected poems by Ninette De Valois ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Checkmate The rake's progress ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Checkmate, a ballet in one act with prologue, portrays a game of love and death, played according to rules of chess. The rake's progress, a ballet in six scenes, portrays the fall of a young man who squanders away his fortune, is cast into a London madhouse, and filled with remorse, ends his days
The Rake's progress ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Performance of the ballet "The rake's progress." Portrays the gradual social downfall of a young man
Checkmate ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Performance of a ballet in one act with prologue which was created in 1937. It portrays a game of love and death played according to the rules of chess
Celebration Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet commemorating fifity years of dance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows ballet excerpts of Polonia, Giselle and La Fille Mal Gardée ... etc. In addition Dame Ninette de Valois, the founder, discusses the company's past and present history
Come dance with me by Ninette De Valois ( Book )
3 editions published between 1957 and 1992 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Dame Ninette.
Dame Ninette 1898-2001
Dame Ninette De Valois.
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Stannus, Edris
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