Sketches and photographs of some 41 well known dancers of the ballet appear here, in an attractive book younger balletomanes...

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DANCERS OF THE BALLET

Sketches and photographs of some 41 well known dancers of the ballet appear here, in an attractive book younger balletomanes will be sure to like. Thumbing through its pages, they will find out how Cuba's Alicia Alonso bucked custom to study ballet, that Hugh Laing and Diana Adams live a work-a-day life as husband and wife besides thrilling audiences with their performances, that Robert Helpmann is an Australian who became an accomplished dramatist as well as an accomplished dancer.

Pub Date: March 14, 1955

ISBN: N/A

Page Count: -

Publisher: Knopf

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Kirkus Reviews Issue: March 1, 1955