Darcey Bussell by Darcey Bussell
Hand Signed by Darcey Bussell to the Publishers Bookplate
New & Unread - First Published in 2012
Celebrating the career of Darcey Bussell, one of the greatest English ballerinas of all time. Accompanied by stunning images from some of today’s leading photographers such as Mario Testino, Lord Snowdon and Mary McCartney.
Darcey Bussell chronicles Darcey from her early years through to her final performance. Along with images of her on stage and in costume, there are intimate behind-the-scenes photos of rehearsals and preparation. Darcey provides a fascinating insight into the ballet world, with personal anecdotes and memories of some of the most important moments in her career.
This gorgeous book features her now famous performances in ballets such as Swan Lake, Cinderella, Giselle, Manon, The Nutcracker and The Sleeping Beauty. A must for fans of Darcey Bussell and lovers of ballet, dance and performing arts photography.
About the Author: Darcey Bussell is the newest judge on the UK’s favourite television show Strictly Come Dancing and has achieved legendary status in the dance world over her 20 year career. At the age of 13, she was accepted into the Royal Ballet Lower School in London, eventually graduating from the Royal Ballet Upper School in 1987. Two years later at 19 years old she became the youngest ever British ballerina to be given the honour of Principal dancer and became a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 2006. Darcey’s final performance in 2007 was broadcast to more than 3.3 million viewers.
Format: Hardback Edition
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