1 What is the name of Don Quixote’s horse (in ballet)? Rosinante, Panza, Napoleon, Marengo Rosinante
2 Which three-letter name is given to a school of ballet in Vancouver? Foh, Gah, Boh, Goh Goh
3 The Gateway position involves the what being held in front of the body (in ballet)? Head, Legs, Arms, Toes Arms
4 Labanotation ? a system of ballet notation ? was invented by which of these men (in ballet)? Rudolf von Laban, William Forsythe, Paul Dukas, Igor Stravinsky Rudolf von Laban
5 What term is used for a fault in which the dancer turns his foot in from the ankle (in ballet)? Neuf, Faux, Sickling, Sissonne Sickling
6 What does ?releve? denote (in ballet)? Lowered, Raised, Front, Sideways Raised
7 What does ?ecarte? denote (in ballet)? Facing the side, Facing the corner, Facing the roof, Facing the audience Facing the corner
8 Lebedinoye ozero is the Russian name for which ballet? Swan Lake, Coppelia, La Sylphide, The Nutcracker Swan Lake
9 The ballet Swan Lake was fashioned from folk tales of which country? Italy, Russia, Greece, England Russia
10 Who choreographed the original production of Swan Lake? Andrew Lloyd Webber, George Balanchine, Marius Petipa, Julius Reisinger Julius Reisinger
11 Swan Lake premiered in which month of 1877? January, February, April, March March
12 At which theatre did Swan Lake premiere? Malyi, Mikhailovski, Novosibirsk, Bolshoi Bolshoi
13 The Russian folk tale The White Duck heavily influenced which major ballet? Coppelia, Swan Lake, Giselle, The Nutcracker Swan Lake
14 What nationality was choreographer Julius Reisinger? German, Russian, Austrian, Czech Czech
15 Name the dancer renowned for his daring ability who died in 1950 (in ballet)? Anna Pavlova, Sergei Diaghilev, Vaslav Nijinsky, Rudolf Nureyev Vaslav Nijinsky
16 What did dancer Rudolf Nureyev die of in 1993? AIDS, Heart attack, Cancer, Tuberculosis AIDS
17 What is the French word for ?four?, used commonly in ballet? Cinq, Seize, Quatre, Un Quatre
18 In which French city was Marius Petipa born (in ballet)? Nice, Paris, Marseilles, Lyon Marseilles
19 Doch Faraona is the Russian title of which ballet? The Pharaoh’s Daughter, The Nutcracker, Giselle, Swan Lake The Pharaoh’s Daughter
20 Who composed the music for The Pharaoh’s Daughter (in ballet)? Igor Stravinsky, Cesare Pugni, Carolina Rosati, Paul Dukas Cesare Pugni