Ballerina Gets Ready by Allegra KentBallerina Gets Ready by Allegra Kent

Ballerina Gets Ready

byAllegra KentIllustratorCatherine Stock

Paperback | January 30, 2017

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Iris has a busy day before taking the stage in her new ballet. She wakes up early and heads to the theater, where she has classes, costume fittings and rehearsals. With a break for lunch and an unexpected change in partners, soon enough it's almost show time. At half an hour to curtain Iris gets her shoes ready and does a few chainés. The musicians tune their instruments as the stage manager calls for places. At 8:00 the curtain rises . . . and the dancing begins!
Allegra Kent was one of the New York City Ballet's most celebrated ballerinas, dancing many roles created for her by George Balanchine. Her first children's book was Ballerina Swan. She lives in New York City. Catherine Stock has illustrated many picture books, including A Porc in New York and A Spree in Paree, which was one of Time Ma...
Title:Ballerina Gets ReadyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 9.97 × 7.86 × 0.11 inPublished:January 30, 2017Publisher:Holiday HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823437655

ISBN - 13:9780823437658