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And Then We Danced: A Voyage into the Groove Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781501122262
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 18th, 2019

“Captivating…equal parts memoir and cultural history, Henry Alford seamlessly interweaves heartwarming and hilarious anecdotes about his deep dive into all things dance” (Misty Copeland, The New York Times Book Review).


The Gurdjieff Movements: A Communication of Ancient Wisdom Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781942493341
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Published: Hohm Press - June 1st, 2018

The teachings of the Russian spiritual visionary G.I. Gurdjieff ( 1866-1949) are still being studied by an ever-growing number of people worldwide.


Dance Nation (Oberon Modern Plays) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781786824837
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Published: Oberon Books - November 13th, 2018

WINNER: 2017 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize

"Maybe this is the year, this is the moment, this is the dance where your lives will start "


Ray Bolger: More Than a Scarecrow Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780190639044
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - March 8th, 2019

Physics and Dance Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780300195835
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Published: Yale University Press - January 22nd, 2019

A fascinating exploration of our reality through the eyes of a physicist and a dancer—and an engaging introduction to both disciplines

From stepping out of our beds each morning to admiring the stars at night, we live in a world of motion, energy, space, and time. How do we understand the phenomena that shape our experience?


Applied Anatomy of Aerial Arts: An Illustrated Guide to Strength, Flexibility, Training, and Injury Prevention Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781623172169
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Published: North Atlantic Books - August 28th, 2018

An illustrated guide to anatomy and biomechanics for aerialists who want to optimize their performance and train safely

Specifically designed for aerialists—including those who do trapeze, silks, and other aerial arts— Applied Anatomy of Aerial Arts is an invaluable resource for those who want to optimize their performance and train safely.
 


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Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781476737997
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Published: Touchstone - December 16th, 2014

Determination meets dance in this memoir by the history-making ballerina.

In this instant New York Times bestseller, Misty Copeland makes history, telling the story of her journey to become the first African-American principal ballerina at the prestigious American Ballet Theatre.


The Art of Movement Cover Image
$50.00
ISBN: 9780316318587
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal - October 25th, 2016

A stunning celebration of movement and dance in hundreds of breathtaking photographs by the creative team behind NYC Dance Project.


Love Saves the Day: A History of American Dance Music Culture 1970-1979 Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780822331988
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Published: Duke University Press - February 2nd, 2004

Opening with David Mancuso's seminal "Love Saves the Day" Valentine's party, Tim Lawrence tells the definitive story of American dance music culture in the 1970s--from its subterranean roots in NoHo and Hell's Kitchen to its gaudy blossoming in midtown Manhattan to its wildfire transmission through America's suburbs and urban hotspots such as Chicago, Boston, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Newark, an


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Dancers Among Us: A Celebration of Joy in the Everyday Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780761171706
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - October 23rd, 2012

The mystery of the body in motion. The surprise of seeing what seems impossible. And the pure, joyful optimism of it all. Dancers Among Us presents one thrilling photograph after another of dancers leaping, spinning, lifting, kicking—but in the midst of daily life: on the beach, at a construction site, in a library, a restaurant, a park.


A Dictionary Of Ballet Terms Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780306800948
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Published: Da Capo Press - March 22nd, 1979

Comprehensive yet conveniently sized for pocket or purse, A Dictionary of Ballet Terms will be a welcome companion at performances--whether in the orchestra or up in "seventh heaven"--and in every other situation involving the exquisite art of ballet.


He's Got Rhythm: The Life and Career of Gene Kelly (Screen Classics) Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780813169347
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Published: University Press of Kentucky - April 11th, 2017

He sang and danced in the rain, proclaimed New York to be a wonderful town, and convinced a group of Parisian children that they had rhythm. One of the most influential and respected entertainers of Hollywood's golden age, Gene Kelly revolutionized film musicals with his innovative and timeless choreography.


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