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1Which French word is the official term for a male ballet dancer? Danceur, Dancette, Danceuse, Dancine
2What does ?efacee? mean (in ballet)? Slid, Jumped, Obscured, Waltzed
3To what does ?faille? refer (in ballet)? To give way, To catch, To slide, To jump in a pair
4A term used for a dive in ballet takes its name from which of these creatures? Fish, Bird, Fly, Dog
5Who wrote ?fondu is on one leg what a plie is on two? (in ballet)? Fokine, Petipa, Saint-Leon, Minkus
6How many ?fouettes en tournant? is a classical ballet movement? 38, 35, 41, 32
7Who wrote the popular novel, Ballet Shoes? Anna Sewell, Noel Streatfield, Charles Dickens, Jacqueline Wilson
8The 1958 ballet Ondine was intended to showcase which talent? 180, 90, 120, 150
9Choreographer Jerome Robbins worked with Leonard Bernstein on which 1957 film? Jailhouse Rock, 12 Angry Men, Witness for the Prosecution, West Side Story
10The ballet Don Quixote was based on a major work by which author? Jules Verne, Geoffrey Chaucer, Miguel de Cervantes, Chinua Achebe
11The ballet Le Roi Candaule was based on which Greek figure’s Histories? Thales, Plato, Herodotus, Hippocratus
12What nationality was Michel Fokine (in ballet)? French, Swiss, Austrian, Russian
13In Ballet Comique de la Reine Louise, what was Circe able to do? Transform animals into women, Transform men into animals, Transform dirt into gold, Transform water into wine
14According to M. de Saint-Hubert, which of the following would have more ?entrees? (in ballet)? Open ballet, Fine ballet, Small ballet, Royal ballet
15Whose work introduced the idea of the proscenium stage arch (in ballet)? Fokine, Richelieu, Petipa, Balanchine
16Which of the following is true of Louis XIV’s dance career? Never danced, Debuted 1651, retired 1670, Debuted 1630, retired 1678, Debuted 1640, retired 1660
17What is an ?anti-masque? (in ballet)? A response to another work, A mask worn by actors, A stage design, A mimed prelude
18Which of these ballet companies is the oldest? London Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet, Paris Opera Ballet, Japan National Ballet
19Which French king founded the Paris Opera Ballet? Louis XIV, Louis XVI, Louis XVII, Louis XV
20In which ballet did the first female professional ballerina debut? Le triomphe de l’amour, Swan Lake, La Sylphide, La Bayadere