The titanic choreographer, creator of memorable ballets, master of Broadway musicals, legendary show doctor and director, now revealed in his own words--the closest we will get to a memoir/autobiography--from his voluminous letters, journals, notes, diaries, never before published.
Ted Shawn (1891-1972) is the self-proclaimed "Father of American Dance" who helped to transform dance from a national pastime into theatrical art.
Created by New York City-based photographer Dane Shitagi over the span of eighteen years, Ballerina Project has become the most significant, unique, and creative photographic archive of renowned ballerinas in the world.
From the most brilliant and audacious choreographer of our time, the exuberant tale of a young dancer’s rise to the pinnacle of the performing arts world, and the triumphs and perils of creating work on his own terms—and staying true to himself
Style meets movement: a new photography book featuring more than eighty of today's most famous dancers, captured in movement and styled in garments designed by some of fashion's biggest names.
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?$24.99ISBN: 9781119643104Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: For Dummies - December 12th, 2019$44.95ISBN: 9781786825797Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Oberon Books - November 26th, 2019
Swan Lake is the world's best-loved classical ballet. The Royal Ballet has reimagined this classic in a sumptuous new production. This beautiful, illustrated book brings Swan Lake to life. Included are backstage photographs from rehearsals and images of the sumptuous set and costume designs.$60.00ISBN: 9780865653733Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Vendome Press - October 15th, 2019$14.95ISBN: 9781786828064Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Oberon Books - November 4th, 2019$150.00ISBN: 9784875024002Availability: Special OrderPublished: Kosakusha - November 11th, 2019
"I am an avant-gardist who crawls the Earth"-this is how the world-famous Butoh dancer Min Tanaka describes himself. For over 30 years, the photographer Masato Okada followed Tanaka, trying to capture the invisible essence of his dance, among the mountains of Tokason in Yamanashi, in rivers, and perhaps most strikingly, among the rubbish at Tokyo's waste landfill Yumenoshima.$75.00ISBN: 9781576879429Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: powerHouse Books - November 12th, 2019
James Klosty's Merce Cunningham was the first book ever published about Cunningham. It appeared in 1975 and was republished in 1986.