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Swope, Martha

Overview
Works: 435 works in 522 publications in 3 languages and 6,762 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Stories, plots, etc  Drama  Pictorial works  Documentary films  Ballet films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Illustrator, Dedicatee, Other
Classifications: GV1785.B348, B
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Most widely held works about Martha Swope
 
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Most widely held works by Martha Swope
Baryshnikov at work : Mikhail Baryshnikov discusses his roles by Mikhail Baryshnikov( Book )

16 editions published between 1976 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballet star Baryshnikov discusses twenty-six ballets in which he has performed, with numerous photographs of the dancer in each of these roles
The New York City Ballet by Lincoln Kirstein( Book )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rijk geïllustreerde uitgave over de geschiedenis van het New Yorkse balletgezelschap van 1912 tot en met 1973
Ballet is the best exercise by Cynthia Gregory( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True west by Sam Shepard( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful, yet funny confrontation between two brothers set in the contemporary West
What they did for love : the untold story behind the making of A chorus line by Denny Martin Flinn( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cynthia Gregory dances Swan Lake by Cynthia Gregory( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs follow leading ballerina Cynthia Gregory on the day she dances Swan Lake
Afternoon of a faun : Tanaquil Le Clercq( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy Buirski's documentary on famed prima ballerina Tanaquil Le Clercq, the muse of both George Balanchine (who married her), and Jerome Robbins who created his famous choreographic work, Afternoon of a Faun, for her
The nutcracker : the story of the New York City Ballet's production told in pictures by Martha Swope( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl travels with the Nutcracker Prince to the Land of Cake and Candy. Illustrated with photographs from performances by the New York City Ballet
Discovering Balanchine by B. H Haggin( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baryshnikov's Nutcracker by Norma Klein( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of a young girl, a nutcracker becomes a handsome prince. Illustrated with photos from a performance by the American Ballet Theatre
The language of show dancing by Jacqueline Lowe( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alphabetical list of show dancing terms accompanied by definitions and illustrative photographs
The fairy tale book of ballet by Rosanna Hansen( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs record the plots and performances of three fairy tales ballets "Swan Lake," "The Sleeping Beauty," and "The Nutcracker." Also includes additional information on the background of the stories and on dancers and ballet in general
Baryshnikov in color by Mikhail Baryshnikov( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poster size full color photographs of Baryshnikov with commentary
Baryshnikov on Broadway : photographs by Martha Swope( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A midsummer night's dream : the story of the New York City Ballet's production by Martha Swope( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A photographic story of the New York City Ballet's production of Shakespeare's fantasy of the misadventures of fairies and mortals
Lord Grade, Martin Starger, Robert Fryer, and Harold Prince present Merrily we roll along : a new musical by Stephen Sondheim( )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martha Graham: portrait of an artist by LeRoy Leatherman( Book )

6 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Balanchine pointework by Suki Schorer( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Martins by Martha Swope( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physics and the art of dance : understanding movement by Kenneth Laws( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written by a physicist with professional dance training, Physics and the Art of Dance explains how dancers can achieve better, safer performances through an understanding of physics in motion. Using simple, non-technical terms, Kenneth Laws combines his knowledge of both physics and dance to describe how the laws of gravity, momentum, and energy affect dancing bodies. The book explores the natural laws that govern the subtleties of balance, the techniques of leaps and pirouettes, and the impressive lifts and turns executed by ballet partners. Finally, Laws offers insight into two current discu
 
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Physics and the art of dance : understanding movement
Alternative Names
スウォープ, マーサ

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