Ballet Russes - a film by Dayna Goldfine and Dan Geller
Unearthing a treasure trove of archival footage, filmmakers Dan Geller and Dayna Goldfine have fashioned a dazzlingly entrancing ode to the revolutionary twentieth-century dance troupe known as the Ballets Russes.
Information and Links for the Nutcracker Ballet
A site dedicated to providing information about the Nutcracker Ballet. The story, the history, the music and where to go to see The Nutcracker Ballet
Over 130 New and not-so-new ballet books of all kinds are reviewed here for everyone interested in or active in ballet: beginning children and adult ballet books, ballet history books, ballet dancer health books, ballet dancer injury and prevention books, beginning ballet books, childrens ballet books, books on stories of ballets, classical and modern ballet movement and instruction books, books on ballet technique, ballet story books, ballet history.
The Ballet Nacional de Cuba, directed by Alicia Alonzo, is one of the most prestigious dance companies of the world and occupies a prominent place in the contemporary Hispano-American culture.The artistic-technical severity of the dancers and the wide diversity in the aesthetic conception of the choreographers, have granted this company a relevant place among international dance institutions.The company was founded in 1948, with Alicia Alonso as the main founder and first figure. In 1950 the National School of Ballet Alicia Alonso was founded, annexed to the professional company.
The Perfect Pointe
The Perfect Pointe is an information warehouse dealing with pointe shoe research. Browse through The Pointe Shoe Information Exchange for any information detailing antique pointe shoes or pointe shoe questions in general.