1In ?La Sylphide?, what is James doing when we first meet him (in ballet)? Eating, Walking, Reading, SleepingSleeping
2What element of the Cinderella story is missing from the ballet version? The prince, The glass slipper, The pumpkin, The carriageThe glass slipper
3In which country did ballet originate? Germany, France, Italy, EnglandItaly
4Which King Louis popularised ballet in France? Louis XVII, Louis XV, Louis XVI, Louis XIVLouis XIV
5In what decade was the Paris Opera Ballet founded? 1660s, 1680s, 1620s, 1640s1660s
6Which ballerina is credited with being the first to dance en pointe? Maria Taglioni, Anna Pavlova, Fanny Elslerr, Carlotta GrisiMaria Taglioni
7Who is credited with defining the five positions of the feet (in ballet)? Pierre Beauchamp, Marius Petipa, Pierre Rameau, Paul DukasPierre Beauchamp
8Which ballet marked the start of the Romantic Age? La Bayadere, La Sylphide, Swan Lake, GiselleLa Sylphide
9Which choreographer helped make Saint Petersburg a major ballet capital? Fokine, Balanchine, Petipa, DiaghilevPetipa
10Who is best known for introducing ballet to the US? Balanchine, Fokine, Tchaikovsky, PetipaBalanchine
11Which ballet movement means ?Step of the Cat?? Pas de chat, Chasse, Chatter, Le chatPas de chat
12In which country was the ballet dancer Carlos Acosta born? Cuba, Haiti, France, Trinidad & TobagoCuba
13Which body part do you use in a ?developpe? (in ballet)? Leg, Head, Arm, ChestLeg
14In which UK city is the Sadler’s Wells Theatre? London, Birmingham, Manchester, GlasgowLondon
15What, literally, does the term ?echappe? mean (in ballet)? To jump, To escape, To dance, To riseTo escape
16Which ballet includes the characters Odette, Siegfried, and Odile? The Nutcracker, Swan Lake, La Bayadere, GiselleSwan Lake
17Which ballet contains the characters Lise, Alain and Colas? Pillar of Fire, Giselle, Sleeping Beauty, La Fille Mal GardeeLa Fille Mal Gardee
18Which Russian ballerina gave her name to a dessert? Fanny Elslerr, Carlotta Grisi, Anna Pavlova, Svetlana AdyrkhaevaAnna Pavlova
19Which ballet has the same name as a Shakespeare love story? Giselle, Swan Lake, The Nutcracker, Romeo and JulietRomeo and Juliet
20What is the translation for the term ?pas? (in ballet)? Dance, Work, Step, WaltzStep