1 In what year was The Nutcracker first performed in America? 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946 1944
2 What was George Balanchine’s first full-length ballet, named after a Shakespeare play? A Midsummer Night’s Dream, King Lear, Romeo and Juliet, Coriolanus A Midsummer Night’s Dream
3 Who composed Coppelia (in ballet)? Rimsky-Korsakov, Tchaikovsky, Delibes, Britten Delibes
4 Who choreographed ?Symphony in C? for the Paris Ballet Company? Nijinsky, Balanchine, Fokine, Petipa Balanchine
5 In which film does Mikhail Baryshnikov do eleven pirouettes to win a bet against a fellow dancer? White Nights, Save the Last Dance, Centre Stage, The Red Shoes White Nights
6 What does the term ?tendu? mean (in ballet)? Walk, Quickly, Stretch, Waltz Stretch
7 What does the term ?frappe? mean (in ballet)? Walk, Twist, Strike, Run Strike
8 ?Rond de jambe? refers to which body part (in ballet)? Neck, Back, Arm, Leg Leg
9 Who directed the acclaimed 2000 film, Billy Elliot? Spike Lee, Danny Boyle, Stephen Frears, Stephen Daldry Stephen Daldry
10 What does the term ?de cote? indicate (in ballet)? Backwards, Forwards, Sideways, Upwards Sideways
11 What does the term ?croise? mean (in ballet)? Increasing, Crossed, Decreasing, Moving Crossed
12 Who composed Jack in the Box (in ballet)? Igor Stravinsky, Leo Delibes, Erik Satie, Piotr Tchaikovsky Erik Satie
13 Which of the following was a ballerina in Romeo and Juliet? Lyudmila Semenyaka, Natalia Dudinskaya, Rudolf Nureyev, Margot Fonteyn Margot Fonteyn
14 Which Russian impresario commissioned Stravinsky’s famous ballet scores? Rudolf Nureyev, Sergei Diaghilev, Sergei Prokofiev, Piotr Tchaikovsky Sergei Diaghilev
15 Which ballet dancer was known for his movements in ballets such as The Afternoon of a Faun? Nijinsky, Nureyev, Ivanov, Diaghilev Nijinsky
16 Who arranged the music for the ballet La Boutique Fantastique (The Fantastic Toyshop)? Federico Sarti, Luigi Torchi, Ottorino Respighi, Giuseppe Martucci Ottorino Respighi
17 Which Khachaturian ballet features the known ?Sabre Dance?? The Firebird, Spartak, The Nutcracker, Gayane Gayane
18 Which ballet did Fokine choreograph to numerous Chopin compositions? La Sylphide, Swan Lake, La Bayadere, The Firebird La Sylphide
19 In Giselle, what is the name of the Queen of the Wilis (in ballet)? Juliette, Hydra, Myrta, Giselle Myrta
20 Which ballet is subtitled ?The Girl with Enamel Eyes?? The Firebird, Giselle, Coppelia, Romeo and Juliet Coppelia