skip to content
The Nutcracker : a story & a ballet Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Nutcracker : a story & a ballet

Author: Ellen Eichenwald Switzer; Steven Caras; Costas
Publisher: New York : Atheneum, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
How the story was transformed into a ballet and then choreographed and performed by the New York City Ballet. Describes the Tchaikovsky ballet, the Hoffman story on which it was based, and the version staged by Balanchine for the New York City Ballet, as shown through photographs and interviews with some of the dancers.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fairy tales
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Eichenwald Switzer; Steven Caras; Costas
ISBN: 0689310617 9780689310614
OCLC Number: 11972171
Description: 101 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Ellen Switzer ; photographs by Steven Caras & Costas.

Abstract:

Describes the Tchaikovsky ballet, the Hoffman story on which it was based, and the version staged by Balanchine for the New York City Ballet, as shown through photographs and interviews with some of  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/11972171> # The Nutcracker : a story & a ballet
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "11972171" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/133657447> ; # New York City Ballet.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1042412181#Topic/ballet> ; # Ballet
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/792.842/e19/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85011275> ; # Ballet
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1042412181#Organization/new_york_city_ballet> ; # New York City Ballet.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1042412181#CreativeWork/nutcracker_choreographic_work> ; # Nutcracker (Choreographic work)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1042412181#CreativeWork/casse_noisette_ballet> ; # Casse-Noisette (Ballet)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1357703> ; # Nutcracker (Choreographic work)
   schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/11972171#Audience> ;
   schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/94946340> ; # Ellen Eichenwald Switzer
   schema:bookEdition "First American edition." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/289871065> ; # Costas
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/272530910> ; # Steven Caras
   schema:datePublished "1985" ;
   schema:description "How the story was transformed into a ballet and then choreographed and performed by the New York City Ballet. Describes the Tchaikovsky ballet, the Hoffman story on which it was based, and the version staged by Balanchine for the New York City Ballet, as shown through photographs and interviews with some of the dancers."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1042412181> ;
   schema:genre "Fairy tales"@en ;
   schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The Nutcracker : a story & a ballet"@en ;
   schema:productID "11972171" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780689310614> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/11972171> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1042412181#CreativeWork/casse_noisette_ballet> # Casse-Noisette (Ballet)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Casse-Noisette (Ballet)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1042412181#CreativeWork/nutcracker_choreographic_work> # Nutcracker (Choreographic work)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Nutcracker (Choreographic work)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1357703> # Nutcracker (Choreographic work)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Nutcracker (Choreographic work)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/133657447> # New York City Ballet.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "New York City Ballet." ;
   schema:name "New York City Ballet" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/272530910> # Steven Caras
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Caras" ;
   schema:givenName "Steven" ;
   schema:name "Steven Caras" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/289871065> # Costas
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:givenName "Costas" ;
   schema:name "Costas" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/94946340> # Ellen Eichenwald Switzer
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Switzer" ;
   schema:givenName "Ellen Eichenwald" ;
   schema:name "Ellen Eichenwald Switzer" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780689310614>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0689310617" ;
   schema:isbn "9780689310614" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.