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Dance, ballet (Children's / Teenage)

See below for a selection of the latest books from Dance, ballet (Children's / Teenage) category. Presented with a red border are the Dance, ballet (Children's / Teenage) books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Dance, ballet (Children's / Teenage) books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Welcome to Ballet School

Welcome to Ballet School

Author: Ashley Bouder Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/08/2020

Welcome to your first day at ballet school! Put on your ballet shoes and let's master your basics with author and New York City Ballet principal Ashley Bouder. Learn five basic lessons, then visit the costume room, before putting on your very own show of Sleeping Beauty at the end. There's no admissions policy to our Ballet School. Whether you are already learning ballet, or thinking about starting, this class is for you. Learn your plies, first positions, jetes, pirouettes and grand battements. But what happens if you fall? How do you stretch and look after your body? How do you get ready for class? No worries - it's all answered in this book from professional ballerina Ashley Bouder. Then go on to learn the characters and interpretations of Sleeping Beauty - taught in an inclusive way so anyone can dance the parts they want to. A helpful glossary at the back provides a review of ballet terms. Tutus are optional.

Billy Elliot (2020 reissue)

Billy Elliot (2020 reissue)

Author: Melvin Burgess Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2020

Based on the screenplay of the renowned film and musical! Billy Elliot is growing up in a struggling coal-mining town in Yorkshire. His father wants him to learn to box, like he did, but Billy has other ideas. Encouraged in secret by a local teacher, he's determined to dance his way to a different future ...

A Child's Introduction to Ballet (Revised and Updated)

A Child's Introduction to Ballet (Revised and Updated)

Author: Laura Lee Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/03/2020

Young dancers have fallen in love with this charming, illustrated exploration of the world's great ballets. Featuring twenty-five famous and beloved pieces such as Swan Lake, The Nutcracker, Peter and the Wolf and Fancy Free, these stories bring iconic performances to life and inspire readers to listen and dance along to the music that has made them enduring classics. Woven into these tales is a captivating history of ballet, filled with information and profiles of the world's greatest dancers, choreographers, and composers. Young readers will also enjoy fun facts and dancing how-tos all while listening to excerpts of classical music. Also included is a removable, fold-out poster depicting the five positions of ballet.

Dance Today Pack A of 4

Dance Today Pack A of 4

Author: Lori Mortensen, Rebecca Rissman Format: Mixed media product Release Date: 06/02/2020

Dance is a an important and entertaining way to communicate, whether you're a participant or in the audience. This series explores different dance forms, from their beginnings to the ways they are evolving today.

Hip-Hop

Hip-Hop

Author: Lori Mortensen Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/01/2020

Get to know the steps, performances, and dancers who added their signature style to the hip-hop movement. From DJ Kool Herc who started it all to Michael Jackson's Moonwalk to DM Nation, an all-female hip-hop crew, Today's Hip-Hop: Beyond Breaking and Power Moves will have you popping, locking and spinning on the dance floor.

Ballet

Ballet

Author: Rebecca Rissman Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/01/2020

Get to know the steps, performances and dancers who added their signature style to this graceful dance form. From Anna Pavlova to Mikhail Baryshnikov to Misty Copeland, Today's Ballet: More than Pointe Shoes and Pirouettes will have you perfecting your plie, fouette, and arabesque.

Things I Like: I Like to Dance

Things I Like: I Like to Dance

Author: Meg Gaertner Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/01/2020

This title invites readers to discover what is fun about dancing. Simple text, straightforward photos, and a photo glossary make this title the perfect primer on dancing.

YouTubers: JoJo Siwa

YouTubers: JoJo Siwa

Author: ,Jessica Rusick Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/01/2020

This title explores the life and career of JoJo Siwa. Learn about JoJo's childhood, family, and career, including how she got her start on YouTube, rose to fame, and became a pop culture influencer. Fun facts about viral videos, popular posts, and subscriber counts enrich the text while dynamic photos give readers a behind-the-screens look at this popular YouTuber. Other features include a table of contents, fun facts, informative sidebars, a timeline, and an index.Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Things I Like: I Like to Dance

Things I Like: I Like to Dance

Author: Meg Gaertner Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/01/2020

This title invites readers to discover what is fun about dancing. Simple text, straightforward photos, and a photo glossary make this title the perfect primer on dancing.

The Competition

The Competition

Author: Maddie Ziegler Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/10/2019

Harper and her fellow Dance Starz are headed to New York City for the big national competition! Not only will they be up against their arch-rivals, the Belles, but Harper will also face off against her old dance team. Does Harper have what it takes to finally prove that she belongs on the big stage? The Competition, written in collaboration with Julia Devillers, is the third and final book in the glittering trilogy from international dance superstar Maddie Ziegler.

Gabriela's Dance Recital / El recital de danza de Gabriela

Gabriela's Dance Recital / El recital de danza de Gabriela

Author: Jill Barletti Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/10/2019