Power to Rise

Power to Rise

The Story of the National Ballet of Canada

Book - 1996
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This is really the story of individuals like Celia Franca, Karen Kain, Frank Augustyn, and Rudolf Nureyev, whose vision and efforts allowed the little company to flourish in spite of tremendous obstacles. It presents artistic and organizational history based on first-hand accounts of personalities associated with the company throughout its life, the archives of the National Ballet of Canada, and the National Archives of Canada. The author is an English professor and longtime ballet critic and aficionado. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, c1996
ISBN: 9780802041098
Branch Call Number: 792.8097109 Neu 3558ad 1
Characteristics: xi, 368 p. :,ill


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Apr 25, 2013

This book is basically an old edition of "Passion to Dance", also by Neufeld. Aside from a few photographs and a few different paragraphs in certain chapters, the new edition has everything this one has plus information up to 2012.

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