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Ballet & modern dance : a concise history

Author: Jack Anderson
Publisher: Trenton, NJ : Princeton Book Company, Publishers, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Third editionView all editions and formats
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"Ballet and Modern Dance, Third Edition meets the needs of both students and inquisitive dance goers through a narrative focused on the development of Western theatrical dance from the Renaissance to the first decades of the 21st century, incorporating the most recent scholarship and projecting trends. The text is illuminated by excerpts from primary sources and embellished with 65 photos and drawings. A section of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Anderson
ISBN: 9780871273963 0871273969
OCLC Number: 1009027764
Notes: "A Dance Horizons book."
Description: 336 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The pleasures of dance history --
Glimpses of the past --
Dance at the royal courts --
The professionalization of ballet --
The sunshine and moonlight of romantic ballet --
The Imperial Russian Ballet --
Balletic astonishments --
The rise of American ballet --
The phoenix of modern dance --
Ballet around the world --
International contemporary dance --
Ballet modern.
Other Titles: Ballet and modern dance
Responsibility: Jack Anderson.

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"Ballet and Modern Dance, Third Edition meets the needs of both students and inquisitive dance goers through a narrative focused on the development of Western theatrical dance from the Renaissance to the first decades of the 21st century, incorporating the most recent scholarship and projecting trends. The text is illuminated by excerpts from primary sources and embellished with 65 photos and drawings. A section of biographical profiles at the end of the book serves as a supplementary reference source" --

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