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HOPE: Indigo Ballet Series, book #2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,830. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Perfection. Beauty. Pain. This is life for Indigo Stevens at the famed New York School of Ballet, where there’s no such thing as weakness or privacy and every movement is scrutinized and judged. Can she go for her dreams without losing herself?
Everything You Wanted to Know About Ballet But Were Afraid to Ask
Price: Free! Words: 41,200. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Your burning ballet questions answered... • How do I become a professional ballet dancer? • What do ballerinas eat?or do they eat at all? • Are all men who wear tights gay? These are just a few of the questions you'll find answered here. Feel the pain of what it's like to wear pointe shoes, experience the terror of meeting hot, gun-toting guys while on tour with ballet companies in exotic, di
Lightfoot Dancing: An Australian-Indian Affair
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 137,920. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
With echoes of 'Heat and Dust' the author goes in search of her Aunt Louise’s life in British-Raj India. The love affair she finds is a deep enduring connection with Indian classical dance, and how Louise Lightfoot led a romantic, remarkable and truly independent life to promote Indian dance world-wide. A true story, it is part biography, part dance history, part inter-generational memoir.
Ballet For Beginning Dancers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 350. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Ballet Dancing
Kira's Legacy: A History of the first 21 years of the West Australian Ballet Company
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 89,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This book tells the full story of the setting up of the West Australian Ballet Company. The longest running Ballet Company in Australia spanning some 62 plus years. Complimenting the story are over 50 magnificent images depicting key individuals, dancers, performances, theatre sets and more. Set up by Madame Bousloff in 1953 its an exciting read about the history of a successful ballet company.
Wish (Indigo Ballet Series #1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,050. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
I have to escape. My mother is driving me crazy. For Indigo Stevens, ballet classes at Miss Roberta’s ballet studio offer the stability that's missing from her crazy home life. She hopes this is the year she'll be accepted into the New York School of Ballet. As life at home becomes more erratic, Indigo fights to maintain balance, ignore Jesse Sanders and his dimples, and turn trials into triumph.
An Aspiring Ballerina's Guide to: Feet & Pointe Shoes
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Searching for a user manual for your pointe shoes? Search no more! This guide covers the basics on how to prepare your pointe shoes, as well as special techniques to customize your shoes and make them look and fit their best, complete with pictures and thorough descriptions. Also included are numerous stretching and strengthening exercises. Don't learn the hard way, buy your copy today!
An Aspiring Ballerina's Guide to: Stories From The Ballet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Step in to a world of medieval knights, mischievous fairies and beautiful bayaderes with this book of stories from eleven of the worlds favorite ballets.These timeless ballet favorites will ignite your imagination and give you a better understanding of the story and characters for the next time you see your favorite ballet on the stage. Stories Include: Swan Lake, Romeo & Juliet and more!
An Aspiring Ballerina's Guide to: Auditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Let us help you be one step ahead of the rest! The unknowns of what an audition will require can be a nerve-wracking experience, and compared to rehearsing and performing, it's a different challenge altogether. What to wear? What companies are out there? What can I expect? From resume details, photos and audition DVD's, to choosing the perfect attire, we've got it covered. Get your copy today!
The Joffrey Ballet: Robert Joffrey and the Making of an American Dance Company
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 163,270. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
The Joffrey Ballet, acclaimed as a groundbreaking book when it was published, tells a story that was kept largely hidden from public view for many years. The company made ballets about beatniks, erotic multimedia goddesses, sea nymphs, clowns, slackers, radicals and jocks, thrilling audiences as much as it often outraged critics.