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Balanchine and the Lost Muse free pdf Here is the first dual biography of the early lives of two key figures in Russian ballet: famed choreographer George Balanchine and his close childhood friend, the extraordinary ballerina Liidia (Lidochka) Ivanova. Tracing the lives and friendship of these two dancers from years just before the 1917 Russian Revolution to Balanchine's escape from Russia in 1924, Elizabeth Kendall's Balanchine

About Elizabeth Kendall

Elizabeth Kendall is author of Autobiography of a Wardrobe (Pantheon 2008)- American Daughter (Random House 2000)- The Runaway Bride: Hollywood Romantic Comedy of the 1930s (Knopf 1990)- and Where She Danced (Knopf 1979). She is a tenured associate professor of Literary Studies at The New School. She has written for The New Yorker, Vogue, Ballet News, Dance Magazine, The New York Times, Elle, The New Republic and other journals.

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Author : Elizabeth Kendall
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Data Published : 09 July 2015
ISBN : 019022794X
EAN : 9780190227944
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 304 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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