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Published: 30 April 2020

400 Pages | 27 photographs


ISBN: 9780190908683

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Ballet Class

An American History

Melissa R. Klapper

  • First social history of ballet class in America
  • Based on an impressive collection of oral histories, archives, dance periodicals, children's books, memoirs by professional dancers and choreographers, and ballet pedagogy manuals
  • Charts the expansion of ballet class from the early twentieth century to the present day