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People/Characters: George Balanchine

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30 Years: NYC Ballet by Lincoln Kirstein
All in the Dances: A Brief Life of George Balanchine by Terry Teachout
Alvin Ailey: A Life In Dance by Jennifer Dunning
Apollo's Angels : A History of Ballet by Jennifer Homans
Ascending Peculiarity: Edward Gorey on Edward Gorey by Edward Gorey
Avid Reader by Robert Gottlieb
Balanchine by Bernard Taper
Balanchine's Ballerinas: Conversations with the Muses by Robert Tracy
Balanchine's Tchaikovsky: Interviews with George Balanchine by Solomon Volkov
Ballerina: My Story by Darci Kistler
Ballerina: Sex, Scandal, and Suffering Behind the Symbol of Perfection by Deirdre Kelly
Ballet's Magic Kingdom: Selected Writings on Dance in Russia, 1911-1925 by Akim Volynsky
Balletmaster by Moira Shearer
Choura: The Memoirs of Alexandra Danilova by Alexandra Danilova
Christmas: A Biography by Judith Flanders
Dancing for Balanchine by Merrill Ashley
Following Balanchine by Robert Garis
From Petipa to Balanchine: Classical Revival and the Modernisation of Ballet by Tim Scholl
George Balanchine (Twayne's Dance Series) by Don McDonagh
George Balanchine: American Ballet Master (Lerner Biographies) by Davida Kristy
George Balanchine: Ballet Master by Richard Buckle
George Balanchine: The Ballet Maker by Robert Gottlieb
Holding on to the Air: An Autobiography by Suzanne Farrell
In Balanchine's Company: A Dancer's Memoir by Barbara Fisher
Jerome Robbins: His Life, His Theater, His Dance by Deborah Jowitt
Like a Bomb Going Off: Leonid Yakobson and Ballet as Resistance in Soviet Russia by Janice Ross
The Lives of the Muses: Nine Women & the Artists They Inspired by Francine Prose
Nijinsky by Richard Buckle
No Fixed Points: Dance in the Twentieth Century by Nancy Reynolds
Nureyev: The Life by Julie Kavanagh
Once A Dancer: An Autobiography by Allegra Kent
Passport to Paris by Vernon Duke
Portrait of Mr. B: Photographs of George Balanchine by Lincoln Kirstein
Prodigal Son: Dancing for Balanchine in a World of Pain and Magic by Edward Villella
I Remember Balanchine by Francis Mason
Split Seconds by Tamara Geva
St. Petersburg : a cultural history by Solomon Volkov
The Strange Case of Edward Gorey by Alexander Theroux
Stravinsky and Balanchine: A Journey of Invention by Charles M. Joseph
Suzanne Farrell elusive muse by Anne Belle
Tallchief: America's Prima Ballerina by Maria Tallchief
Tributes: Celebrating Fifty Years Of New York City Ballet by Peter Martins
The Warburgs: The Twentieth-Century Odyssey of a Remarkable Jewish Family by Ron Chernow
Zorina by Vera Zorina

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George Balanchine (1904–1983), born in Russia, was one of the 20th century's greatest choreographers. He pioneered ballet in America.

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