3 edition of The illustrated history of dance in New Zealand found in the catalog.
The illustrated history of dance in New Zealand
Includes bibliographical references (p. 304-306) and index.
|LC Classifications||GV1719 .W47 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||312 p. :|
|Number of Pages||312|
|LC Control Number||2009482098|
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The Illustrated History of Dance in New Zealand. Foreword by Russell Kerr. First Edition. Auckland, Random House, 23cm x 28cm. pages. Illustrated throughout. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket in protective collector's mylar. Excellent condition with only minor signs of wear.
From the collection of Margot Fonteyn Author: Tara Jahn-Werner. Get this from a library. Dance: the illustrated history of dance in New Zealand. [Tara Werner] -- This presents the broad spectrum of ballet and dance historically in this country, where it has come from, what has influenced the art form, who has been involved and who are the present movers and.
Its themes include the influence of overseas companies on dance in New Zealand from to the present; the advent of a national identity with the establishment of the Royal New Zealand Ballet; the emergence of modern dance in the s and the contemporary dance scene today. But by setting out these conflicting understandings of the past, the book also seeks to bridge cultural differences through the sharing of knowledge.
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