Checkmate (Ballet)

Checkmate (Ballet)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Checkmate is a one act ballet created by the choreographer Ninette de Valois and composer Arthur Bliss. The idea for the ballet was proposed by Bliss, and subsequently produced by de Valois for the Vic-Wells Ballet. It was first performed on 15 June 1937 at the Th tre des Champs- lys es, Paris. Checkmate is widely regarded as de Valois' signature ballet and a cornerstone of the British ballet repertoire, being performed regularly by the Royal Ballet and Birmingham Royal Ballet.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 100g
  • Placpublishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136275872
  • 9786136275871