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1In what year was Aaron Copland awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Music? 1945, 1957, 1949, 1952
2Which of these is not one of the three movements of the ballet Jewels? Sapphires, Emeralds, Diamonds, Rubies
3Leon Barzin was which company’s first music director? New York City Ballet, Scottish Ballet, San Francisco Ballet, Joffrey 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 to
5Who choreographed Le Pavillon d’Armide (in ballet)? Sergei Diaghilev, Michel Fokine, Igor Stravinsky, Marius Petipa
6In what year did Le Pavillion d’Armide first premiere (in ballet)? 1907, 1908, 1910s, 1909
7In 2011, a 30-second newsreel film of which Ballet Russes ballet was discovered? Le Corsaire, Giselle, La Bayadere, Les Sylphides
8In which city did Sergei Diaghilev die (in ballet)? Venice, Marseilles, Zurich, Paris
9Appointed in 2012, who is the director of the English National Ballet? Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, Tamara Rojo, Elton John
10Who painted Fire Bird Rehearsal? Edgar Degas, John Glembin, Pablo Picasso, John Asaro
11The word balette was first used in the English language by whom in 1667? John Donne, John Keats, John Milton, John Dryden
12The first descriptive ballet shown in London was The Tavern Bilkers. In what year? 1704, 1702, 1708, 1706
13What does Le Papillon ? the name of a ballet ? mean? Spider, Wasp, Butterfly, Ant
14In what decade was Le Papillon released? 1860s, 1880s, 1870s, 1890s
15The ballet Coppelia begins during a town festival to celebrate the arrival of a new what? A bell, A town hall, A mayor, Roof
16Which ballet character is a hunter nymph loyal to Diana? Billy the Kid, Coppelia, Sylvia, Giselle
17Found in the ballet Sylvia, who is the Greek god of love? Ares, Poseidon, Cupid, Eros
18Adapted from a Shakespeare play, what is the title of this 1964 ballet ? The… Dance, Hope, Dream, Belief
19Who composed the music for The Dream (in ballet)? Igor Stravinsky, Felix Mendelssohn, Leo Delibes, Pyotr Tchaikovsky
20What is the largest of the four major ballet companies in the UK? The Royal Ballet, English National Ballet, Scottish Ballet, Northern Ballet Theatre