Item description for The Hong Kong Ballet by Siu Wang-Ngai...
Siu Wang-ngai has established himself as one the worlds foremost performance photographers. In this volume, his vivid photographs brilliantly capture the dancers, the costumes and the spectacle of the Hong Kong Ballet. He records 25 different ballets from the Hong Kong Ballet's repertoire, including such classics as Swan Lake and Giselle, ballets especially appropriate for a Chinese company such as The Last Emperor, and some experimental works. In addition to the memorable images, a synopsis of each ballet is provided, and biographical information for the pictured dancers in the company. This is a book for all who delight in the ballet, and for all who admire outstanding photographs.
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Studio: University of Washington Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 11" Height: 10" Weight: 2.8 lbs.
Publisher University of Washington Press
ISBN 9622096182 ISBN13 9789622096189