Watch the curtain rise on many dramatic and beautiful ballets with The Barefoot Book of Ballet Stories. Written by Jane Yolen and Heidi E.Y. Stemple, this collection highlights historical details of the composition, choreography, and early performances of each ballet. It also features a brief history of classical ballet. Captivating illustrations by Rebecca Guay convey magic and comedy, drama and adventure. The Book includes a 2-disc CD set that features stories read by actress Juliet Stevenson.
• Hardcover book by Jane Yolen and Heidi E.Y. Stemple
• Captivating illustrations by Rebecca Guay
• 2-disc CD set with narration by Juliet Stevenson
• Historical details of composition, choreography, and early performances
• Brief history of classical ballet
For ages 6 and up.