1In what year was Aaron Copland awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Music? 1945, 1957, 1949, 19521945
2Which of these is not one of the three movements of the ballet Jewels? Sapphires, Emeralds, Diamonds, RubiesSapphires
3Leon Barzin was which company’s first music director? New York City Ballet, Scottish Ballet, San Francisco Ballet, Joffrey BalletNew York City Ballet
4Why did the Ballet Russes never perform in Russia? Disruption of the Revolution, Banned by government, There were no adequate venues, Didn’t want toDisruption of the Revolution
5Who choreographed Le Pavillon d’Armide (in ballet)? Sergei Diaghilev, Michel Fokine, Igor Stravinsky, Marius PetipaMichel Fokine
6In what year did Le Pavillion d’Armide first premiere (in ballet)? 1907, 1908, 1910s, 19091907
7In 2011, a 30-second newsreel film of which Ballet Russes ballet was discovered? Le Corsaire, Giselle, La Bayadere, Les SylphidesLes Sylphides
8In which city did Sergei Diaghilev die (in ballet)? Venice, Marseilles, Zurich, ParisVenice
9Appointed in 2012, who is the director of the English National Ballet? Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, Tamara Rojo, Elton JohnTamara Rojo
10Who painted Fire Bird Rehearsal? Edgar Degas, John Glembin, Pablo Picasso, John AsaroJohn Asaro
11The word balette was first used in the English language by whom in 1667? John Donne, John Keats, John Milton, John DrydenJohn Dryden
12The first descriptive ballet shown in London was The Tavern Bilkers. In what year? 1704, 1702, 1708, 17061702
13What does Le Papillon ? the name of a ballet ? mean? Spider, Wasp, Butterfly, AntButterfly
14In what decade was Le Papillon released? 1860s, 1880s, 1870s, 1890s1860s
15The ballet Coppelia begins during a town festival to celebrate the arrival of a new what? A bell, A town hall, A mayor, RoofA bell
16Which ballet character is a hunter nymph loyal to Diana? Billy the Kid, Coppelia, Sylvia, GiselleSylvia
17Found in the ballet Sylvia, who is the Greek god of love? Ares, Poseidon, Cupid, ErosEros
18Adapted from a Shakespeare play, what is the title of this 1964 ballet ? The… Dance, Hope, Dream, BeliefDream
19Who composed the music for The Dream (in ballet)? Igor Stravinsky, Felix Mendelssohn, Leo Delibes, Pyotr TchaikovskyFelix Mendelssohn
20What is the largest of the four major ballet companies in the UK? The Royal Ballet, English National Ballet, Scottish Ballet, Northern Ballet TheatreThe Royal Ballet