Category: Ballet & Dance


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Academie Nationale de Musique et De Danse; Program for an Opera and a Ballet, 1936


Price: $9.50

Publisher: Paris, Academie Nationale de Musique et de Danse, 1936

Program for two productions - 1] Salome, an Opera by Richard Strauss an Oscar Wilde, 2] A Ballet by St. Georges. Performers include Lily Djanel, Georgette Caro, Almona, Serge Lifar and many others. 40pp, photo illustrated. Text in French and in English. Bright, clean and unmarked. Sound stapled binding. Program has been folded at some point leaving a very light vertical bend at the centre. Front wrapper is creased at that point. This item weighs 70g and qualifies for ine... View more info

Red Army Singers, Dancers and Musicians

By: ALEXANDROV, Boris - Artistic Director

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Montreal, Canadian Concerts & Artists Inc., 1962

Generic Program for the First Trans-Canada Tour of the Red Army Singers, Dancers and Musicians. Appearances in 11 Canadian Cities. Undated, but 1962 from internal evidence. Also, laid-in, a 4-page program for the performance. 38pp, photo illustrated, a little advertising. Bright, clean and unmarked. Weight, 135g. View more info

The Australian Ballet; Japan 1987


Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, The Australian Ballet, 1987

Program for a series of performances by the Australian Ballet in Japan in 1987. Artistic Director, Maina Gielgud. They perform Don Quixote, Swan Lake and a Ballet Concert. Separate, typed sheet lists Performances on Tour. 16pp, profusely illustrated, adverts. Both Japanese and English language text, though predominently Japanese. A further single sheet is laid-in for a performance at the Sydney Opera House, also in 1987. Bright, clean and unmarked. Sound, stapled bindin... View more info

New York City Ballet: Souvenir

By: BALANCHINE, George - Director

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York City Ballet,

Edition: Edition Not Stated

General Souvenir guide to the New York Ballet, not to a specific performance, but to the ballet in toto. Not dated, but c1960 by deduction. Sections include - Principal Dancers [Diana Adams, Todd Bolender, Jacques D'Amboise, Melissa Hayden etc.- In the Abstract - Staff - Corps de Ballet - Repertory - The Seven Deadly Sins. Unpaginated [44pp]. Bright, clean and unmarked. Pages are crisp and fresh./ Slight wear to spine. Weight, 256g. View more info

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Juan Martinez Presents His Ballet Espanol; Curran Theatre, San Francisco


Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Curran Theatre,

Program for an appearance of the Juan Martinez and his Ballet Espanol at the Curran Theatre in San Francisco. The Program is not dadted and would need research, but appears to be early, c1940 [?]. The Company featured guitarist Carlos Montoya and pianist Enrique Vizcaino with dancers Antonita, Isabella and Rosarita, Anna Maria & Juanito. 3pp - single sheet folded once. Small tape marks to second leaf. Tiny lost piece to foot of p3/4 [1cm square]. Old vertical fold at cen... View more info

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The National Ballet of Canada: A Celebration

By: BELL, Ken; FRANCA, Celia

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 1978

Edition: First Edition

The history of the National Ballet of Canada from its beginnings in 1951. 284pp, illustrated with nearly 350 photographs in color and in b&w. High quality production values. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Heavy book weighing 1.35kg. View more info

The Pursuit of Perfection: A Life of Celia Franca


Price: $11.95

Publisher: Toronto, Cormorant Books, 2011

Edition: First Edition

The author presents the life and career of Celia Franca, from her birth in working-class London, England, to the talented ballerina and choreographer who founded and created the National Ballet of Canada. This biography commemorates the 60th anniversary of the National Ballet of Canada. 423 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United Sta... View more info

Andalusian Dances

By: BONALD, Jose Manuel Caballero

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Barcelona, Editorial Noguer, 1959

Edition: 2nd Edition

Translated from the Spanish. OCLC Number: 1354041. Description: 62pp, photo illustrated, drawings by Martinez de Leon. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Bright, glosy photo wrappers showing only very slight edge wear. Weight, 250g. View more info

London's Festival Ballet: USA Tour Program, 1954-5

By: BRAUNSWEEG, Julian - Director

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, London's Festival Ballet, 1954

Edition: First Edition

Program for London's Festival Ballet and their Tour of the United States in 1954 - 1955. Artistic Director - Anton Dolin, featuring Natalie Krassovska, Violette Verdy, John Gilpin, Oleg Brioansky, Anita Landa and Nicholas Polajenko. [56pp], profusely photo illustrated, feature article by Peter Williams, numerous notes and bios, advertising. Clean, bright, unmarked interior. Sound, stapled binding. A little wear and a faint crease to the front wrapper. Weight, 264g. View more info

George Balanchine: Ballet Master

By: BUCKLE, George with TARAS, John

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton, 1988

Edition: First Edition

Biography of George Balanchine [1904-1983], revolutionary choreographer. 409pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmaked copy, almosst 'as new' with a nearly similar dustjacket. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Unpacked weight 880g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per ... View more info

Buckle at the Ballet: Selected Dance Criticism by Richard Buckle

By: BUCKLE, Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Atheneum, NY, 1980,

'The Harvest of thirty-five years of ' ballet-going'. 1st U.S. edition, 8vo, 416pp, illustrated. Hardcover in black cloth with dustjacket. DJ has slight edge wear. Near Fine/VG View more info

In Search of Diaghilev

By: BUCKLE, Richard

Price: $27.50

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson, 1955

Edition: First Edition

Book is the story of the Diaghilev Exhibition held in Edinburgh in 1954. 127pp, profusely illustrated in color and in b&w. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Dustjacket is a little darkened and has some edge wear & small chips. Weight, 680g. View more info

Folk-Dances and Singing Games

By: BURCHENAL, Elizabeth

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, G. Schirmer, 1938

Edition: Revised Edition

26 folk-dances of The United States, Demark, Sweden, Russia, Hungary, Finland, Italy, Czecho-Slovakia, England and Scotland. With the music, full directiosn for performance, and numerous illustrations. 83pp, photo illustrated, diagrams, music. Bright interior and a sound binding. Small dealer's stamp and preious owner's signature on ffep. A little soiling to front cover, otherwise bright. View more info

Dancing Made Easy

By: COLL, Charles J. and ROSIERE, Gabrielle

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Edward J. Clode, 1922

Edition: New and Revised Edition, 2nd

Instruction in social dancing, in particular, those most popular and prevalent in the first 20 years of the 20th century. A volume in the 'Made Easy' series. 277pp, diagrams, illustrations. Interior is bright and cleanSignature to fpde and name in ink to bottom edge, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, sound hinges. Slight wear to blue cloth at corners and a little, light soiling to boards. Weight, 350g. View more info

Calendar for 1959 Featuring 12 Celebrated Dancers


Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Dance Magazine, 1958

Edition: 1959 Calendar

Calendar for 1959 by Dance Magazine. Each month features a well-known Dancer or Dancers of the period from many areas of Dance - ballet, folk, ballroom etc. Vertical format, holed at top for hanging. Calendar for 1959 on last page, plus, a small ad for Capezio. Info on dancers on verso of last page. Scan available. Unused and near Fine. Weight, 30g. Lettermail applies. View more info