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Author Morrison, Simon Alexander, 1964- author.

Title Bolshoi confidential : secrets of the Russian ballet from the rule of the tsars to today / Simon Morrison.

Publication Info. New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    792.8094 MOR    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description xxix, 507 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 429-479) and index.
Contents The swindling magician -- Napoleon and after -- Fleet as lightning: the career of Ekaterina Sankovskaya -- Imperialism -- After the Bolsheviks -- Censorship -- I, Maya Plisetskaya -- Epilogue.
Subject Bolʹsho teatr SSSR. Balet -- History.
Ballet -- Russia -- History.
Ballet -- Soviet Union -- History.
Ballet companies -- Russia -- History.
Ballet companies -- Soviet Union -- History.
Ballet -- Political aspects -- Russia -- History.
Ballet -- Political aspects -- Soviet Union -- History.
ISBN 9780871402967

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