1 In what year was Aaron Copland awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Music? 1945, 1957, 1949, 1952 1945
2 Which of these is not one of the three movements of the ballet Jewels? Sapphires, Emeralds, Diamonds, Rubies Sapphires
3 Leon Barzin was which company’s first music director? New York City Ballet, Scottish Ballet, San Francisco Ballet, Joffrey Ballet New York City Ballet
4 Why did the Ballet Russes never perform in Russia? Disruption of the Revolution, Banned by government, There were no adequate venues, Didn’t want to Disruption of the Revolution
5 Who choreographed Le Pavillon d’Armide (in ballet)? Sergei Diaghilev, Michel Fokine, Igor Stravinsky, Marius Petipa Michel Fokine
6 In what year did Le Pavillion d’Armide first premiere (in ballet)? 1907, 1908, 1910s, 1909 1907
7 In 2011, a 30-second newsreel film of which Ballet Russes ballet was discovered? Le Corsaire, Giselle, La Bayadere, Les Sylphides Les Sylphides
8 In which city did Sergei Diaghilev die (in ballet)? Venice, Marseilles, Zurich, Paris Venice
9 Appointed in 2012, who is the director of the English National Ballet? Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, Tamara Rojo, Elton John Tamara Rojo
10 Who painted Fire Bird Rehearsal? Edgar Degas, John Glembin, Pablo Picasso, John Asaro John Asaro
11 The word balette was first used in the English language by whom in 1667? John Donne, John Keats, John Milton, John Dryden John Dryden
12 The first descriptive ballet shown in London was The Tavern Bilkers. In what year? 1704, 1702, 1708, 1706 1702
13 What does Le Papillon ? the name of a ballet ? mean? Spider, Wasp, Butterfly, Ant Butterfly
14 In what decade was Le Papillon released? 1860s, 1880s, 1870s, 1890s 1860s
15 The ballet Coppelia begins during a town festival to celebrate the arrival of a new what? A bell, A town hall, A mayor, Roof A bell
16 Which ballet character is a hunter nymph loyal to Diana? Billy the Kid, Coppelia, Sylvia, Giselle Sylvia
17 Found in the ballet Sylvia, who is the Greek god of love? Ares, Poseidon, Cupid, Eros Eros
18 Adapted from a Shakespeare play, what is the title of this 1964 ballet ? The… Dance, Hope, Dream, Belief Dream
19 Who composed the music for The Dream (in ballet)? Igor Stravinsky, Felix Mendelssohn, Leo Delibes, Pyotr Tchaikovsky Felix Mendelssohn
20 What is the largest of the four major ballet companies in the UK? The Royal Ballet, English National Ballet, Scottish Ballet, Northern Ballet Theatre The Royal Ballet