Title: A Dictionary of Dance
Author: Liz Murray
Publisher: Blue Apple Books, 2007
Learning to dance means learning an entire new language, and this book covers the dance ABC’s, from arabesque to zones. Colorful, expressive line drawings add a dynamic, playful quality that makes learning fun.
Title: The Human Alphabet
Author: Pilobolus, John Kane, photographer
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press, 2005
As a dance company, Pilobolus is cutting-edge and thrilling to behold. Part dance, part acrobatics, the performances often showcase groups of dancers working together to create sculptures and shapes with their bodies. The Human Alphabet is a celebration of this unique technique and will inspire any young dance enthusiast to learn their A,B,Cs with style. />