Ballet : the definitive illustrated story / consultant Viviana Durante.

Discover more than 70 of the most famous ballet dances, from The Nutcracker and Swan Lake to The Rite of Spring. Learn the stories behind renowned companies such as The Royal Ballet and the Bolshoi Ballet. Explore the lives and achievements of dancers across the centuries, such as Margot Fonteyn, Ca...

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Other Authors: Durante, Viviana,
Published: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2018.
Edition: First American edition.
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Table of Contents:
  • Beginnings of ballet (1550-1830)
  • Romantic ballet (1830-1860)
  • Classical ballet (1860-1905)
  • Modern ballet (1905-1945)
  • International ballet (1945-1975)
  • Ballet today (1975-present)
  • Other key figures
  • Other key ballets.