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This is the essential visual reference of all classical ballet movements performed by some of the greatest names in American Ballet. This program includes over 800 variations in Russian, French, and Cecchetti styles. Many of the movements are shown in slow motion with multiple camera angles and voice-over narrative description. This engaging program demonstrates the complete language of ballet: Positions and Directions, Barre, Linking Steps, Center Practice, Pirouettes, Adage, Allegro, Batterie, Pointe, Musical Enchainements. This comprehensive guide features four of the most outstanding figures in American Ballet: Kevin McKenzie, Georgina Parkinson, Merrill Ashley and Denise Jackson.

Credited cast:
Merrill Ashley Merrill Ashley - Herself - Instructor
Denise Jackson Denise Jackson - Herself - Instructor
Kevin McKenzie Kevin McKenzie - Himself - Instructor
Georgina Parkinson Georgina Parkinson - Herself - Instructor
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