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Dancing on my grave

Gelsey Kirkland

Dancing on my grave

by Gelsey Kirkland

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Published by J. Curley in South Yarmouth, Ma .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Kirkland, Gelsey.,
    • American Ballet Theatre.,
    • Ballet dancers -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGelsey Kirkland with Greg Lawrence.
      ContributionsLawrence, Greg.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV1785.K49 A3 1986b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 585 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages585
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2384238M
      ISBN 101555044662, 1555043259
      LC Control Number87013075

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Sep 13,  · Dancing on My Grave [Gelsey Kirkland] on esthetic-tokyo.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The shattering story of a dream which became a heartbreaking nightmare for one of America's most famous ballerinas/5(79).

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As you muddle through some of the more cringe-worthy details of her relationship with Mikhail Baryishnikov, you’ll probably find some of the passages in the book difficult to digest/5.

Gelsey Kirkland (born December 29, ) is an American esthetic-tokyo.comnd joined the New York City Ballet in at age 15, at the invitation of George esthetic-tokyo.com was promoted to soloist inand principal in She went on to create leading roles in many of the great twentieth century ballets by Balanchine, Jerome Robbins, and Antony Tudor, including Balanchine's revival of The Born: Gelsey Kirkland, December 29, (age 66).

Feb 01,  · Dancing in my Grave, by Gelsey Kirkland is an amazing book. The book is about Gelsey's dancing career, and how she mangled her way through the jungle of ballet. In it are described many of the hardships that come with serious dancing. This book may not Cited by: The full title of this Dancing on my grave book is: Dance on My Grave: A Life and Death in Four Parts One Hundred and Seventeen Bits Six Running Reports and Two Press Clippings with a Few Jokes a Puzzle or Three Some Footnotes and A Fiasco Now and Then to Help the Story Along.

The full title is a much more accurate description of the novel than just the title/5. LibraryThing Review User Review - ValerieAndBooks - LibraryThing.

I actually remember reading about the controversy of "Dancing on My Grave" when it came out back in (although I could not recall the specific year until we acquired this used copy via amazon 4/5(5). Dance on My Grave: a life and a death in four parts, one hundred and seventeen bits, six running reports and two press clippings, with a few jokes, a puzzle or three, some footnotes and a fiasco now and then to help the story along is a young adult novel by British author Aidan esthetic-tokyo.com is the second book in the Dance Sequence esthetic-tokyo.com: Aidan Chambers.

But, unlike celebrity autobiographies that mistake ""juicy'' anecdotes for self-revelation, Dancing on My Grave is also an intellectually stimulating portrait of the artist at war with tradition.

But, unlike celebrity autobiographies that mistake ``juicy'' anecdotes for self-revelation, Dancing on My Grave is also an intellectually stimulating portrait of the artist at war with tradition, with family, friends, lovers and colleagues, but most frustratingly, with herself/5(11).

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I actually remember reading about the controversy of Dancing on My Grave when it came out back in (although I could not recall the specific year until we acquired this used copy via amazon 4/5(4). Nov 15,  · DANCING ON MY GRAVE by Gelsey Kirkland, with Greg Lawrence.

Illustrated. pages. Doubleday. $ Gelsey Kirkland's ''Dancing on My Grave'' is the talk of the dance world. Aug 14,  · Dancing On My Grave is an important read for anyone with an interest in dance.

Why. Because Gelesy Kirkland (at least in my opinion) was one of the best dancers ever, and to me this book explains a lot about her dancing style/5(7). Buy Dancing on My Grave by Gelsey Kirkland online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 3 editions - starting at $ Shop now.4/5(1).

(which is the continuing book to Dancing on My Grave) by Gelsey Kirkland and Greg Lawrence. Never have I picked up a book and been completely pulverized with such honesty about the dance world, a world I was part of for 12 years. I have recently reread this book for the 13th time.

I can't. Foreword to “Dancing on the Grave of a Son of a Bitch” This poem is more properly a “dance poem” than a song or chant because the element of repetition is created by movements of language rather than duplicating words and sounds. However, it is in the spirit of ritual recitation that I wrote it/ a performance to drive away bad spirits perhaps.

Dancing on my grave by Gelsey Kirkland,Jove Books edition, in EnglishCited by: Oct 19,  · DANCING ON MY GRAVE An Autobiography. By Gelsey Kirkland with Greg Lawrence. Illustrated. New York: Doubleday & Company.

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Mass Market Paperback. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading.The novel opens with a brief newspaper notice about an unnamed youth arrested for dancing on the grave of his recently deceased friend, and Hal's memories are supplemented here and there by the notes of a stiff social worker assigned to find out Hal's motives before his court hearing.Jan 03,  · Dancing on my grave: an autobiography Item Preview Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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