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Author Banes, Sally.

Title Dancing women : female bodies on stage / Sally Banes
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1998


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 MELB  792.8082 Ban/Dwf  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 279 pages : plates ; 24 cm
Contents 1. The Romantic ballet: La Sylphide, Giselle, Coppelia -- 2. The Russian Imperial ballet: The Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker, Swan Lake -- 3. Early modern dance: Fire Dance, Lily, Brahms Waltzes, Mother, Revolutionary Etude, Radha -- 4. Early modern ballet: Firebird, The Rite of Spring, Les Noces -- 5. Modern dance: Witch Dance, With My Red Fires, Rites de Passage, Night Journey -- 6. Modern ballet: Jardin aux Lilas, A Wedding Bouquet, Rodeo, Agon
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Women dancers.
Women -- Identity.
Sex in dance.
Human body.
LC no. 97024496
ISBN 0415096715 (alk. paper)
0415111625 (alk. paper)