Dancing In The Wings

byDebbie AllenIllustratorKadir Nelson

September 1, 2000|
Dancing In The Wings by Debbie Allen
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Sassy worries that her too-large feet, too-long legs, and even her big mouth will keep her from her dream of becoming a star ballerina. So for now she''s just dancing in the wings, watching from behind the curtain, and hoping that one day it will be her turn to shimmer in the spotlight. When the director of an important dance festival comes to audition her class, Sassy''s first attempts to get his attention are, well, a little wobbly. But Sassy just knows, somehow, that this is her time to step out from those wings, and make her mark on the world. Actress/choreographer Debbie Allen and Kadir Nelson collaborated on Brothers of the Knight, about which School Library Journal raved, "the strutting high-stepping brothers are full of individuality, attitude, and movement."
Actor, director, dancer/choreographer and singer, Debbie Allen''s career has touched nearly every facet of the entertainment industry.Allen''s Broadway career as a dancer, singer and actor began in the chorus of "Purlie". She next appeared in "Raisin", then in the 1979 production West Side Story", for which she won a prestigious Drama ...
Title:Dancing In The Wings
Product dimensions:32 pages, 11.38 X 8.88 X 0.37 in
Shipping dimensions:32 pages, 11.38 X 8.88 X 0.37 in
Published:September 1, 2000
Publisher:Penguin Young Readers Group
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780803725010

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