B51 SADDLERS WELLS

Sadlers Wells Dance House- The story of the foremost international dance house told in words and pictures showcasing the biggest names in contemporary dance. Akram Khan, Sylvie Guillem, Matthew Bourne, Wayne Mcgregor and Christopher Wheeldon.

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B33 2010 ROYAL BALLET YEAR BOOK

Royal Ballet Year Book 2010/11. An amazing insight into the Royal Ballet.  Featuring the best photographs of the season, this yearbook also contains a special selection of photographs of the company's founder, Dame Ninette de Valois.

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A Step By Step Guide to Ballet

BALLERINA, A step by step guide to Ballet by Jane Hackett. Hard back with instructional DVD. From first position to pirouettes, from make-up to mime, this dance book is a practical introduction to the world of ballet for all budding ballerinas and dance teachers alike. Very clear step by step photography, shot at the English National Ballet School, concise text illustrate and explain basic steps, with advanced versions to inspire young dancers. The accompanying DVD shows many of the steps in action, and also features two complete dances. 80 pages.

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Pointe Shoes Tips and Tricks

Pointe Shoes - Tips & Tricks by A. Reinhardt former principal dancer. A book every serious dancer should get. Over 100 very useful tips and tricks for complete personal pointe shoe tuning. Valuable suggestions for foot fitness and exercises. 106 pages.

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B22 PAS DE DEUX ROYAL BALLET

PAS DE DEUX' The Royal Ballet in pictures. Book, hard back. Featuring over 200 exquisite photographs from 53 ballets.This is a unique photographic record of one of the foremost ballet companies in the world in performance and rehearsal at the Royal Opera House.

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B26 BOOK DANCE TEACHER'S GUIDE

The Dance Teachers' survival guide book. This down to earth book is written for primary and secondary schoolteachers who are faced with teaching their students dance as part of the national curriculum, but who have no specialist dance training. This book shows them how to do it.The book explains how to structure a lesson, set and develop tasks, and gives specific examples of tried and tested things to say and do to get children moving creatively.

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B31 ANATOMY AND KINESIOLOGY

ANATOMY AND KINESIOLOGY FOR BALLET TEACHERS. This introductory textbook looks at anatomy and kinesiology from the dancer's point of view. It begins by setting out the basic structures of the human body - bone, muscle, joints and nervous tissue - and then goes on to show how they interact to four anatomical systems. Finally it considers how these systems function in the dance class, addressing issues such as stretching, breathing, balance, warming up and warming down. 114 pages.

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RAD Classical Ballet Technique

The Progressions of CLASSICAL BALLET TECHNIQUE.This Royal Academy of Dance book is the follow up to The Foundations of Classical Ballet. It is intented for the more advanced students as it defines what the more advanced movements are, and how they should be performed.

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STEP BY STEP B7

By the Royal Academy Of Dance. From the basic positions of the feet to exercises for the most advanced grades. This book is an essential guide for everyone interested in learning ballet. Instructions are complemented by over 225 step-by-step illustrations. 144 pages.

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The Pointe Book 3rd Edition

"The Pointe Book" Shoes, Training, Technique. 3rd Edition. The only book of its kind, rewritten throughout. The fundamentals of buying, preparing and wearing pointe shoes are presented, including the latest information on hundreds of shoe designs. This unique book provides a thorough examination of pointe shoes and pointe technique. The basics of pointe readiness, pointe technique and the history of dancing en pointe are discussed. Includes an extensive reference to pointe-related injuries and their remedies. 350 pages

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Gaynor Minden Ballet Fun Book

Gaynor Minden's Ballet Fun book. Colour, play and learn with this fab quiz book including crosswords, wordsearch, and much more.

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RAD Students Ballet Dictionary

A Dictionary of Classical Ballet Terminology.A comprehensive and valuable tool for teachers and students from The Royal Academy of Dance.

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How To Teach Beginning Ballet

How to Teach Beginning Ballet' Complete syllabi for each of the first three years of beginning ballet instruction. This guide is perfect for helping dancers transition into becoming dance teachers. Presenting the source and mechanics of every ballet steps. How to compose a class, interact and correct young dancers. Includes images, teaching strategies and tips to help teachers be prepared. 190 pages.

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B42 THE FABER BALLET GUIDE

THE FABER POCKETGUIDE TO BALLET The essential, easy to use classical ballet guide, spanning nearly two centuries of classical dance - with entries for more than 80 works from ballet companies around the world.

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B41 Royal Ballet Year Book 2012

The Royal Ballet year Book 2012. Stunning photographs of dancers from the Royal Ballet on stage and in rehearsal.

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Pilates For Life Book

PILATES FOR LIFE' Darcey Bussell is passionate about Pilates. It has been a crucial part of her training ever since she became a ballerina, has helped her get back in shape after having children and she simply loves it. The mat work programme in this book provides the perfect introduction to this fantastic form of exercise. It is easy to follow, illustrated with clear photographs throughout an pays unparalleled attention to each exercise. If you have never practised Pilates, have just taken up class or need a refresher, Let Darcey guide you through with her trademark grace and finesse.

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New York City Ballet Workout

By Peter Martins and the dancers of the company. New York City Ballet Workout is a revolutionary fitness programme that will help you strengthen and stretch your body. More than 300 stunning step-by-step photographs throughout making this the most beautiful and easy-to-use exercise book ever created.

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Diet for Dancers Book

A complete guide to nutrition and weight control by Robin D. Chmelar and Sally S. Fit. This book offers dancers advice on how to maintain an optimum performance weight: debunks the myths, and offers current information on how nutrition, exercise and diet planning can work together to promote better health and a desirable physique. 164 pages.

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Ballet Boyz Photo Book

BALLET BOYZ - 156 pages. To celebrate 10 years as the Ballet Boyz, Michael Nunn and William Trevit (former dancers of the Royal Ballet) have hand-picked images from their company and personnal archives to provide a unique and intimate insight into one of dance's most prolific, enduring and exciting partnerships.

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