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Ballet books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Ballet category. Presented with a red border are the Ballet 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 Ballet books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!


Recently Published

Raising the Barre Big Dreams, False Starts, and My Midlife Quest to Dance the Nutcracker by Lauren Kessler Raising the Barre Big Dreams, False Starts, and My Midlife Quest to Dance the Nutcracker

An award-winning author's journey to break out of the expectations of midlife and reclaim the daring of her girlhood by dancing in the world's most popular ballet, The Nutcracker, with a professional company.
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/11/2017

Making Ballet American Modernism Before and Beyond Balanchine by Andrea (Assistant Professor of Dance, University of Wisconsin-Madison) Harris Making Ballet American Modernism Before and Beyond Balanchine
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Situating ballet within twentieth-century modernism, this book brings complexity to the history of George Balanchine's American neoclassicism. It intervenes in the prevailing historical narrative and rebalances Balanchine's role in dance history by revealing the complex social, cultural, and political forces...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Making Ballet American Modernism Before and Beyond Balanchine by Andrea (Assistant Professor of Dance, University of Wisconsin-Madison) Harris Making Ballet American Modernism Before and Beyond Balanchine
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Situating ballet within twentieth-century modernism, this book brings complexity to the history of George Balanchine's American neoclassicism. It intervenes in the prevailing historical narrative and rebalances Balanchine's role in dance history by revealing the complex social, cultural, and political forces...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

The Royal Ballet Yearbook 2017/18 by Royal Ballet The Royal Ballet Yearbook 2017/18

A beautiful gift book packed with lavish pictures from the last year at The Royal Ballet, packed with interviews and editorial pieces.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Behind the Scenes at the Ballets Russes Stories from a Golden Age by Michael Meylac, Ismene Brown, John Neumeier Behind the Scenes at the Ballets Russes Stories from a Golden Age
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The Ballets Russes was perhaps the most iconic, yet at the same time mysterious, ballet company of the twentieth century.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/10/2017

Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring by Annegret (Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor & Adjunct Professor of Women's and Gender Studies, The University of Fauser Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring
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Appalachian Spring, with music by Aaron Copland and choreography by Martha Graham, counts among the best known American contributions to the global concert hall and stage. Distinguished musicologist Annegret Fauser offers a concise and lively introduction to the history of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/10/2017

Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring by Annegret (Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor & Adjunct Professor of Women's and Gender Studies, The University of Fauser Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring
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Appalachian Spring, with music by Aaron Copland and choreography by Martha Graham, counts among the best known American contributions to the global concert hall and stage. Distinguished musicologist Annegret Fauser offers a concise and lively introduction to the history of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/10/2017

Bolshoi Confidential Secrets of the Russian Ballet from the Rule of the Tsars to Today by Simon Morrison Bolshoi Confidential Secrets of the Russian Ballet from the Rule of the Tsars to Today

On a freezing night in January 2013, an assailant hurled acid in the face of the artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet, dragging one of Russia's most illustrious institutions into scandal.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/08/2017

Other books in this genre

Royal Ballet Wall Calendar 2018 (Art Calendar) by Flame Tree Studios Royal Ballet Wall Calendar 2018 (Art Calendar)

A Royal Ballet week-to-view desk diary featuring photography of some of the most vibrant and visually stunning ballet performances to grace London's Royal Opera House. It showcases the graceful poise of such dancers as Sarah Lamb and Marianela Nunez in...
Format: Diary - Released: 02/08/2017

Royal Ballet Wall Calendar 2018 (Art Calendar) by Flame Tree Studios Royal Ballet Wall Calendar 2018 (Art Calendar)

The Art of Fine Gifts: A Royal Ballet wall calendar featuring photography of some of the most visually stunning ballet performances to grace London's Royal Opera House. Informative text accompanies each work and the datepad features previous and next month's...
Format: Calendar - Released: 02/08/2017

Creative Ballet Teaching Technique and Artistry for the 21st Century Ballet Dancer by Cadence Whittier Creative Ballet Teaching Technique and Artistry for the 21st Century Ballet Dancer

How can ballet teachers foster a dynamic environment of collaborative learning, curiosity, and creativity in their classrooms? How can they encourage their students to not only refine their technique, but to better understand themselves as dancers, informing technique with their...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/07/2017

Creative Ballet Teaching Technique and Artistry for the 21st Century Ballet Dancer by Cadence Whittier Creative Ballet Teaching Technique and Artistry for the 21st Century Ballet Dancer

How can ballet teachers foster a dynamic environment of collaborative learning, curiosity, and creativity in their classrooms? How can they encourage their students to not only refine their technique, but to better understand themselves as dancers, informing technique with their...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/07/2017

Dissertation Research and Writing for Construction Students by S. G. Naoum Dissertation Research and Writing for Construction Students

User-friendly, easy to dip into guide for all Built Environment students Takes the reader from the stage of choosing a topic to writing a well-structured dissertation Best case practice illustrated with numerous examples, case studies and references. Dissertation Research and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/06/2017

The Concept of the New Framing Production and Value in Contemporary Performing Arts by Livia Andrea Piazza The Concept of the New Framing Production and Value in Contemporary Performing Arts

In this book the author takes the concept of the New as a starting point to open the way to a broader reflection on art production within neoliberal capitalism.
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/06/2017

Dancers in the City 4 2018 L'Oeil Et Le Mouvement by Nathalie Vu-Dinh Dancers in the City 4 2018 L'Oeil Et Le Mouvement

In this 2nd release for this year (version with english calendar grid), the first one in portrait format, the photographer, Nathalie Vu-Dinh, discloses unpublished images of beautiful ballerinas from her last years' photoshoots. Calvendo calendars are premium products - a...
Format: Calendar - Released: 16/04/2017

Dancers in the City 4 2018 L'Oeil Et Le Mouvement by Nathalie Vu-Dinh Dancers in the City 4 2018 L'Oeil Et Le Mouvement

In this 2nd release for this year (version with english calendar grid), the first one in portrait format, the photographer, Nathalie Vu-Dinh, discloses unpublished images of beautiful ballerinas from her last years' photoshoots. Calvendo calendars are premium products - a...
Format: Calendar - Released: 16/04/2017

Des Danseurs Dans La Ville 4 L'Oeil Et Le Mouvement 2018 La Grace Fascinante Des Danseurs Dans La Ville by Nathalie Vu-Dinh Des Danseurs Dans La Ville 4 L'Oeil Et Le Mouvement 2018 La Grace Fascinante Des Danseurs Dans La Ville

Dans cette premiere edition au format portrait , la photographe, Nathalie Vu-Dinh, nous presente des images inedites issues des saisons precedentes de ses danseurs dans la ville. Les calendriers Calvendo sont des produits haut de gamme - avec ces plus...
Format: Calendar - Released: 16/04/2017

Des Danseurs Dans La Ville 4 L'Oeil Et Le Mouvement 2018 La Grace Fascinante Des Danseurs Dans La Ville by Nathalie Vu-Dinh Des Danseurs Dans La Ville 4 L'Oeil Et Le Mouvement 2018 La Grace Fascinante Des Danseurs Dans La Ville

Dans cette premiere edition au format portrait , la photographe, Nathalie Vu-Dinh, nous presente des images inedites issues des saisons precedentes de ses danseurs dans la ville. Les calendriers Calvendo sont des produits haut de gamme - avec ces plus...
Format: Calendar - Released: 16/04/2017

Balletic Visions 2018 Ballet off Stage by Stuart Lorraine Balletic Visions 2018 Ballet off Stage

A series of images of dancers showing their grace and beauty away from their familiar stage environment. The dancers are in photographic studios or apartments. They show full, graceful body lines and the costumes and shoes of their trade. Wherever...
Format: Calendar - Released: 13/04/2017

Balletic Visions 2018 Ballet off Stage by Stuart Lorraine Balletic Visions 2018 Ballet off Stage

A series of images of dancers showing their grace and beauty away from their familiar stage environment. The dancers are in photographic studios or apartments. They show full, graceful body lines and the costumes and shoes of their trade. Wherever...
Format: Calendar - Released: 13/04/2017

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