Ballerina Gets Ready by Allegra KentBallerina Gets Ready by Allegra Kent

Ballerina Gets Ready

byAllegra KentIllustratorCatherine Stock

Picture Books | January 30, 2017

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Iris has a busy day before taking the stage in her 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!
Catherine Stock has illustrated many picture books, including A Porc in New York and A Spree in Paree, which was one of Time Magazine’s Ten Best Children’s Books of the Year. Born in Sweden, she now lives in France.Allegra Kent was one of the New York City Ballet’s most celebrated ballerinas, dancing many roles created for her by Georg...
Title:Ballerina Gets ReadyFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:40 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.25 inPublished:January 30, 2017Publisher:Holiday House IncLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823437655

ISBN - 13:9780823437658