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By Janice Ross,Preface by Brigitte Lefvre,Foreword by Allan Ulrich
Long renowned as one of the world's preeminent ballet companies, San Francisco Ballet marks its seventy-fifth anniversary with a stunningly beautiful retrospective. Replete with intimate portraits of the dancers and behind-the-scenes contributors, this book is the first serious depiction of America's oldest ballet company. Included in this deluxe package is a DVD that provides insight into the company's illustrious history and together with the book, tells the story of how San Francisco Ballet has forged a fresh identity for American dance and is now pioneering a new model of internationalism in the dance world.
Brigitte Lefvre is director of dance for the Paris Opera Ballet.
Allan Ulrich is a dance critic and advising senior editor for Dance Magazine. He lives in Oakland, California.
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