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The Resource Rebel on pointe : a memoir of ballet and Broadway, Lee Wilson

Rebel on pointe : a memoir of ballet and Broadway, Lee Wilson

Label
Rebel on pointe : a memoir of ballet and Broadway
Title
Rebel on pointe
Title remainder
a memoir of ballet and Broadway
Statement of responsibility
Lee Wilson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this memoir, Lee describes how she grand jetéd from the stifling suburbia of the 1950s, a world of rigid gender roles, to the only domain where women and men were equally paid and equally respected in grand, historic dance theaters and under the bright lights of the Broadway stage
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
GZG
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1785.W525
LC item number
A3 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Rebel on pointe : a memoir of ballet and Broadway, Lee Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Original copyright 2010 as Fleeing the Fifties in Pink Satin Toe Shoes" -- verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I discover dance, 1946-1954 -- My formative teachers, 1954-1957 -- Dance requires grit, 1957-1959 -- Academic hurdles, 1959-1961 -- Falling in love with New York, spring 1961 -- At the Ballet Theatre school, summer 1961 -- Stars in Madame Pereyaslavec's class, 1961-1962 -- Rosella Hightower, Cannes, and Monte Carlo, 1962 -- Bruhn, Nureyev, and Paris, 1963 -- Maina Gielgud, Pas de Quatre, and Vichy, 1963 -- Algeria, Naples, and Bordeaux, 1963-1964 -- Alicia Markova and the Metropolitan Opera Ballet, 1964-1967 -- Hello, Broadway! 1967
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
215 pages
Isbn
9780813060088
Lccn
2014937649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn902803728
Label
Rebel on pointe : a memoir of ballet and Broadway, Lee Wilson
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Original copyright 2010 as Fleeing the Fifties in Pink Satin Toe Shoes" -- verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I discover dance, 1946-1954 -- My formative teachers, 1954-1957 -- Dance requires grit, 1957-1959 -- Academic hurdles, 1959-1961 -- Falling in love with New York, spring 1961 -- At the Ballet Theatre school, summer 1961 -- Stars in Madame Pereyaslavec's class, 1961-1962 -- Rosella Hightower, Cannes, and Monte Carlo, 1962 -- Bruhn, Nureyev, and Paris, 1963 -- Maina Gielgud, Pas de Quatre, and Vichy, 1963 -- Algeria, Naples, and Bordeaux, 1963-1964 -- Alicia Markova and the Metropolitan Opera Ballet, 1964-1967 -- Hello, Broadway! 1967
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
215 pages
Isbn
9780813060088
Lccn
2014937649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn902803728

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