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Landscape of the Now: A Topography of Movement Improvisation
Landscape of the Now: A Topography of Movement Improvisation
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In Landscape of the Now, author Kent De Spain takes readers on a deep journey into the underlying processes and structures of postmodern movement improvisation. Based on a series of interviews with master teachers who have developed unique approaches... (read more)

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Dancers Among Us: A Celebration of Joy in the Everyday
Dancers Among Us: A Celebration of Joy in the Everyday
by Jordan Matter
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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... (read more)

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Apollo's Angels: A History of Ballet
Apollo's Angels: A History of Ballet
by Jennifer Homans
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One of The New York Times Book Review’s 10 Best Books of the Year For more than four hundred years, the art of ballet has stood at the center of Western civilization. Its traditions serve as a record of our past. A ballerina dancing The Sleeping... (read more)

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Margot Fonteyn: A Life
Margot Fonteyn: A Life
by Meredith Daneman
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The legend of Margot Fonteyn has touched every ballerina who has come after her, and her genius endures in the memory of anyone who saw her dance. Yet until now, the complete story of her life has remained untold. Meredith Daneman, a novelist and former... (read more)

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Terpsichore in Sneakers (Wesleyan Paperback)
Terpsichore in Sneakers (Wesleyan Paperback)
by Sally Banes
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A dance critic's essays on post-modern dance.... (read more)

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Samba: Resistance in Motion (Arts & Politics of the Everyday)
Samba: Resistance in Motion (Arts & Politics of the Everyday)
by Barbara Browning
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Barbara Browning combines a lyrical, personal narrative with incisive theoretical accounts of Brazilian dance cultures. While she brings ethnographic, historiographic, and musicological scholarship to bear on her subject, Browning writes as a dancer... (read more)

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Cherokee Dance: Ceremonial Dances and Costumes
Cherokee Dance: Ceremonial Dances and Costumes
by Donald Sizemore
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Cherokee ceremonial dances and costumes are described, explained, and illustrated in full color in this beautiful "how-to-do" book. With a practical and usable approach using many illustrations and easy-to-follow sketches.... (read more)

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Ballet and Modern Dance (World of Art)
Ballet and Modern Dance (World of Art)
by Susan Au
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Anyone with an interest in dance has felt the need for a guide to the art's rich history and complex present state. Susan Au's lucid text covers the entire spectrum of dance, vividly describing the great performers and performances of the past as well as... (read more)

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Bellydance
Bellydance
by Dolphina
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For women who are eager to exercise their mind, body, and spirit, bellydancing is a no-impact exercise that burns fat, increases flexibility, and complements the natural movements of the body. Providing a structured approach to learning the basics, with... (read more)

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Ballroom Dancing with DVD (Complete Idiot's Guides)
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Ballroom Dancing with DVD (Complete Idiot's Guides)
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The Luckiest Girl in the World: A Memoir
The Luckiest Girl in the World: A Memoir
by Verity Sweeny Purdy
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This is an engaging and moving memoir that covers a wide spectrum of love, loneliness, loss and triumph over a six year span. It takes the reader from a remote coastal community in BC to the sophisticated art world of London and fine country homes and... (read more)

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Ballroom Dancing: A Flowmotion Book: Get on the Floor with Four Classic Ballroom Dances - And Add a Touch of Flowmotion Magic
Ballroom Dancing: A Flowmotion Book: Get on the Floor with Four Classic Ballroom Dances - And Add a Touch of Flowmotion Magic
by Paul Bottomer
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Indulge in pure grace and romance: do some smooth moves on the dance floor with your partner and you'll quickly perfect the art of ballroom dancing. Here are some of the most popular and classic ballroom dances, all shown in incredible detail, so you'll... (read more)

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The Dancers Foot Book
The Dancers Foot Book
by Terry L Spilken
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A complete guide to the common foot injuries of dancers in ballet, modern, jazz, and aerobic dance. Includes information for dance students, professionals, and teachers. Covers basic foot anatomy and has an alphabetical listing of injuries with... (read more)

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Hold Me Tight and Tango Me Home
Hold Me Tight and Tango Me Home
by Maria Finn
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Maria Finn's husband was cheating. First she threw him out. Then she cried. Then she signed up for tango lessons. It turns out that tango has a lot to teach about understanding love and loss, about learning how to follow and how to lead, how to live with... (read more)

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The Dance Claimed Me: A Biography of Pearl Primus
The Dance Claimed Me: A Biography of Pearl Primus
by Peggy Schwartz
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Pearl Primus (1919-1994) blazed onto the dance scene in 1943 with stunning works that incorporated social and racial protest into their dance aesthetic. In The Dance Claimed Me, Peggy and Murray Schwartz, friends and colleagues of Primus, offer an... (read more)

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Every Man's Survival Guide to Ballroom Dancing: Ace Your Wedding Dance and Keep Cool on a Cruise, at a Formal, and in Dance Classes
Every Man's Survival Guide to Ballroom Dancing: Ace Your Wedding Dance and Keep Cool on a Cruise, at a Formal, and in Dance Classes
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Learn how to satisfy a woman on the dance floor. Part guerrilla manual and part cotillion handbook, this book teaches the basic principles common to all music and dance, enabling you to walk onto any dance floor and perform an admirable dance, with any... (read more)

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Lord of the Dance
Lord of the Dance
by Michael Flatley
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From the international star of Riverdance and creator and star of Lord of the Dance, Feet of Flames, and now, Celtic Tiger, comes this no-holds-barred autobiography that reveals the person, the passion, and the drama behind Michael Flatley's astounding... (read more)

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Electric Salome: Loie Fuller's Performance of Modernism
Electric Salome: Loie Fuller's Performance of Modernism
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"In Electric Salome, Rhonda Garelick persuasively makes the case that Loie Fuller was central to the transition to modernism in politics, theater, modern dance, and neoclassical ballet. In elegant, often witty, always evocative prose, Garelick shows that... (read more)

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Close to the Floor: Irish Dance from the Boreen to Broadway
Close to the Floor: Irish Dance from the Boreen to Broadway
by Mick Moloney
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Close to the Floor brings together a distinguished and diverse cast of dance ethnographers, dancers, teachers, choreographers, and dance historians to discuss and reflect on a variety of topics in the world of Irish step dance and related percussive... (read more)

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Streb: How to Become an Extreme Action Hero
Streb: How to Become an Extreme Action Hero
by Elizabeth Streb
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Elizabeth Streb has been testing the potential of the human body since childhood. Can she fly? Can she run up walls? Can she break through glass? How fast can she go? With clarity and humorandmdash;and with a world-class dance troupe called... (read more)

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