1 In which year did Carlos Acosta win the gold medal at the Prix de Lausanne (in ballet)? 1990, 1992, 1989, 1991 1990
2 The music of which of these ballets was not composed by Adolphe Adam (in ballet)? Le Corsaire, Le diable a quatre, Giselle, Les Sylphides Les Sylphides
3 Why did French ballerina Maria Allard retire in 1782? She died, She lost interest, She was injured, She became fat She became fat
4 Why was Gaetano Vestris dismissed from his Paris Opera position as “danseur seul” in 1754 (in ballet)? He was injured, Got dancing partner pregnant, Rushed at someone with sword, He died Rushed at someone with sword
5 When did the ideas of Jean-Georges Noverre, written in 1760, become accepted within the ballet community? Early 19th century, Early 21st century, Mid 19th century, Early 20th century Early 20th century
6 What was French dancer Louis Dupre’s nickname (in ballet)? Le Petit Dupre, Le Grand Dupre, Le Dupre, Monsieur Dupre Le Grand Dupre
7 What does ‘petite allegro’ mean (in ballet)? High jumps, Little jumps, Big jumps, Long jumps Little jumps
8 Pas de deux involves how many dancers (in ballet)? Three, Two, One, Five Two
9 What does ‘rond de jambe’ mean (in ballet)? Jumped, Circle the leg, Stop, Spin Circle the leg
10 In a changement, a dancer changes position of the feet whilst (in ballet)? Making a turn, On tip-toe, In the air, Facing the audience In the air
11 What is a cavalier (in ballet)? Old dancer, Inexperienced dancer, Female dancer, Male dancer Male dancer
12 In which ballet does Franz become infatuated with a life-size dancing doll (in ballet)? Giselle, Coppelia, La Bayadere, The Comic Ballet of the King Coppelia
13 Which ballet tells the story of a peasant girl whose ghost protects her lover after her premature death? Giselle, The Nutcracker, Coppelia, Swan Lake Giselle
14 The Lilac Fairy and Carabosse are two conflicting forces in which Tchaikovsky ballet? Swan Lake, Cinderella, The Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty Sleeping Beauty
15 Which ballet features a battle between gingerbread men soldiers and a Mouse King? La Sylphide, Swan Lake, La Bayadere, The Nutcracker The Nutcracker
16 What career did Tchaikovsky train for? Civil servant, Architect, Teacher, Chef Civil servant
17 What is the name of the black swan character in Swan Lake? Odile, Juliet, Odette, Ninette Odile
18 Who composed the music to La Bayadere? Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Paul Dukas, Andrei Droznin, Ludwig Minkus Ludwig Minkus
19 The character Swanhilda appears in which ballet? Coppelia, The Nutcracker, Swan Lake, Giselle Coppelia
20 Which of these ballets was not choreographed in the Romantic era? Pas de Quatre, La Sylphide, Les Sylphides, Giselle Les Sylphides