This accessible little reference book aimed at a teen audience traces the history of ballet, from its beginnings in the royal courts of France to its progression throughout Europe and ultimately the United States. It includes a glossary of ballet terms and summaries of 10 of the most popular and noteworthy ballets. Click here to buy.
This reference book illustrates the folk dances of Ireland, Poland, Spain, and Greece, tracing the origins of popular traditions such as Irish step dancing and Spanish flamenco, explaining their cultural relevance in terms teens can understand and appreciate. Click here to buy.