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Published: 18 December 1997

176 Pages | 13 b/w halftones

ISBN: 9780195117172

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Getting Started in Ballet

A Parent's Guide to Dance Education

Anna Paskevska

  • Gives valuable advice on all aspects of dance education including: * Information on how to select the right teacher and school * The ideal progression of training for ballet, modern dance, jazz, and tap * Descriptions of training methods used by Martha Graham, Merce Cunningham, and others * Advice on diet and eating disorders * Tips on avoiding injuries * Includes an appendix of performing arts schools and dance programs throughout the United States

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