Dance, Ballet

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MERCE CUNNINGHAM: REDUX

Written by Klosty, James
James Klosty's Merce Cunningham was the first book ever published about Cunningham. It appeared in 1975 and was republished in 1986.
November 12, 2019 | Hardcover | powerHouse Books | 376 Pages |
$75.00
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JEROME ROBBINS, BY HIMSELF: SELECTIONS FROM HIS LETTERS, JOURNALS, DRAWINGS, PHOTOGRAPHS, AND AN UNFINISHED MEMOIR

Written by Robbins, Jerome
The titanic choreographer, creator of memorable ballets, master of Broadway musicals, legendary show doctor and director, now revealed in his own words--the closest we will get to a memoir/autobiography--from his voluminous letters, journals, notes, diaries, never before published.
October 1, 2019 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 448 Pages |
$40.00

STYLE OF MOVEMENT: FASHION AND DANCE

Written by Ory, Deborah
Style meets movement: a new photography book featuring more than eighty of today's most famous dancers, captured in movement and styled in garments designed by some of fashion's biggest names. From renowned photographers Ken Browar and Deborah Ory, the husband-and-wife team behind NYC Dance Project and the best-selling photography book The Art of Movement, comes their follow-up b
September 24, 2019 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 300 Pages |
$75.00

BALLET COMPANION: A DANCER'S GUIDE TO THE TECHNIQUE, TRADITIONS, AND JOYS OF BALLET

Written by Minden, Eliza Gaynor
A New Classic for Today's Dancer The Ballet Companion is a fresh, comprehensive, and thoroughly up-to-date reference book for the dancer. With 150 stunning photographs of ballet stars Maria Riccetto and Benjamin Millepied demonstrating perfect execution of positions and steps, this elegant volume brims with everything today's dance student needs, including:
October 11, 2005 | Hardcover | Touchstone Books | 331 Pages |
$29.95

GREAT NIJINSKY: GOD OF DANCE

Written by Curlee, Lynn
Dance prodigy, sex symbol, gay pioneer, cultural icon--Vaslav Nijinsky rose to fame as the star of the Ballets Russes in Paris before mental illness stole his career and the last thirty years of his life.
April 9, 2019 | Hardcover | Charlesbridge Teen | 120 Pages |
$19.99

JUDSON DANCE THEATER: THE WORK IS NEVER DONE

Using "ordinary" movements, the Judson Dance Theater stripped dance of its theatrical conventions
September 25, 2018 | Paperback | Museum of Modern Art | 200 Pages |
$35.00

SIMPLE STORY

Written by Guerriero, Leila
Every year, at the height of summer, the remote Argentine village of Laborde holds the national malambo contest. Centuries-old, this shatteringly demanding traditional gaucho dance is governed by the most rigid rules. And this festival has one stipulation that makes it unique: the malambo is danced for up to five minutes.
February 7, 2017 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 120 Pages |
$14.95

DANCE FOR LIFE

Written by Miller, Sandro
Breathtakingly sensual, photographer Sandro Miller s striking images of dancers are a tribute to the artists whose efforts support the important charitable work of Chicago s Dance for Life. As the group s exclusive photographer, Sandro has come to know the dancers well, and their trust in his artistry has resulted in this magnificent collection of intimate, unforgettable portraits.
December 1, 2016 | Hardcover | Glitterati | 272 Pages |
$75.00

WHAT THE EYE HEARS: A HISTORY OF TAP DANCING

Written by Seibert, Brian
The first authoritative history of tap dancing, one of the great art forms--along with jazz and musical comedy--created in America
November 22, 2016 | Paperback | Farrar, Straus and Giroux | 624 Pages |
$18.00

ARTHUR ELGORT: BALLET

Following his career-spanning monograph The Big Picture, Arthur Elgort pays homage to his first love and eternal muse in this new collection of photographs. Through Elgort's lens we encounter ballet not onstage but behind the scenes where the hard work is done.
January 1, 2021 | Hardcover | Steidl | 168 Pages |
$50.00

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