Dance, Ballet

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YVONNE RAINER - MOVING AND BEING MOVED

Written by Yvonne Rainer
Edited by Yvonne Rainer, this selection of texts and images by Rainer and various authors offers a retrospective portrait of her work, focusing on some of her most notable performances and projects from both the late 1960s (?Trio A?, ?The Mind Is a Muscle?) and since her return to dance with the White Oak Dance Project in 2000.
May 28, 2020 | Paperback | Roma Publications, in collaboration with Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como | 127 Pages |
$35.50
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TED SHAWN: HIS LIFE, WRITINGS, AND DANCES

Written by Scolieri, Paul A
Ted Shawn (1891-1972) is the self-proclaimed "Father of American Dance" who helped to transform dance from a national pastime into theatrical art.
December 18, 2019 | Hardcover | Oxford University Press, USA | 552 Pages |
$39.95
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SWAN LAKE: REIMAGINING A CLASSIC

Written by Cooper, Bill
Swan Lake is the world's best-loved classical ballet. The Royal Ballet has reimagined this classic in a sumptuous new production. This beautiful, illustrated book brings Swan Lake to life. Included are backstage photographs from rehearsals and images of the sumptuous set and costume designs.
November 26, 2019 | Hardcover | Oberon Books | 184 Pages |
$45.00
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KEEP IT MOVING: LESSONS FOR THE REST OF YOUR LIFE

Written by Tharp, Twyla
One of the world's leading artists--a living legend--and bestselling author of The Creative Habit shares her secrets for harnessing vitality and finding purpose as you age.
October 29, 2019 | Hardcover | Simon & Schuster | 192 Pages |
$27.00

NIGHT'S DANCER: THE LIFE OF JANET COLLINS

Written by Collins, Janet
Winner of the The Marfield Prize / National Award for Arts Writing (2011) Dancer Janet Collins, born in New Orleans in 1917 and raised in Los Angeles, soared high over the color line as the first African-American prima ballerina at the Metropolitan Opera.
August 14, 2015 | Paperback | Wesleyan University Press | 384 Pages |
$24.95

RAGE OF STAGING: WIM VANDEKEYBUS

Written by Verhelst, Peter
- First book ever on this international choreographer and his company Ultima Vez- "Vandekeybus brought into focus a whole new genre of modern dance...
March 31, 2017 | Hardcover | Lannoo Publishers | 272 Pages |
$69.95

MERCE CUNNINGHAM: COMMON TIME

How Cunningham transformed postwar culture through collaboration
April 25, 2017 | Hardcover | Walker Art Center | 456 Pages |
$75.00
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HOW TO BE VEGAN AND KEEP YOUR FRIENDS

Written by Nichols, Annie
You're being healthy, considerate to the planet and compassionate toward animals - so why is it so hard to navigate life as a vegan? From going out for dinner, to staying in with friends, it can be a challenge to cook, eat and socialize vegan in a world of carnivores.
September 17, 2019 | Hardcover | Quadrille Publishing | 160 Pages |
$19.99

OUT LOUD: A MEMOIR

Written by Stace, Wesley
From the most brilliant and audacious choreographer of our time, the exuberant tale of a young dancer's rise to the pinnacle of the performing arts world, and the triumphs and perils of creating work on his own terms--and staying true to himself Before Mark Morris became "the most successful and influential choreographer alive" (The New York Times), he was a six year-old in Seat
October 22, 2019 | Hardcover | Penguin Press | 384 Pages |
$30.00

BALLERINA PROJECT

Created by New York City-based photographer Dane Shitagi over the span of eighteen years, Ballerina Project has become the most significant, unique, and creative photographic archive of renowned ballerinas in the world.
September 17, 2019 | Hardcover | Chronicle Chroma | 208 Pages |
$40.00

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