The Ballet Called Giselle PDF ePub eBook

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The Ballet Called Giselle free pdf First published in 1944, this classic book remains the definitive work on the masterpiece of the Romantic Ballet, Giselle. The book is in two parts, the first dealing with the original 1841 production, the second with technical and critical aspects of the ballet. Part I charts the evolution of the Romantic Ballet, and then gives a detailed description of the original production of Giselle, including a synopsis and accounts of the settings, costumes and creators of the original roles. Part II describes the stage action - the steps, gestures and the meanings they express - and analyses the interpretation of the roles. The book concludes with a survey of dancers who won fame for their performances as Giselle and as Albrecht.

About Cyril W. Beaumont

Cyril W Beaumont(1891 - 1976) was an English dance writer, critic, and historian.

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Author : Cyril W. Beaumont
Publisher : Dance Books Ltd
Data Published : 08 December 2011
ISBN : 1852731524
EAN : 9781852731526
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 190 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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    . First published in 1944, this classic book remains the definitive work on the masterpiece of the Romantic Ballet, Giselle. The book is in two parts, the first dealing with the original 1841 product