Ballet class : an American history / Melissa R. Klapper.
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|Bethlehem Main Library||792.807 (Text)||33062009269623||New Adult Non-Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780190908683
- ISBN: 0190908688
- Physical Description: xvii, 403 pages : illustrations, including 6 unnumbered pages of photographs ; 25 cm
- Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Overture -- First movements. -- A (very selective) early history of ballet in America -- Ballet class -- The Russians are coming: The impact of European teachers on American ballet class -- Brought to you by the Ford Foundation: Mid-Century innovation and the dance boom -- Themes and variations. -- Up a steep and very narrow stairway: Teachers, studios, and the business of ballet -- Race and ballet in America: A troubled/troubling history -- Yes, boys take ballet class too -- Diplomates of dance: Ballet and higher education -- An art or a sport? Recitals and competitions -- Ballet bodies -- Think pink: Ballet and girl culture -- Ballet and popular culture in America.
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