This carefully chosen selection of 15 stories covers all aspects of a ballet dancer's life - from the trauma of audition and the agonies of training and rehearsals to the glory of live performance - against a backdrop of friendship, rivalry, disappointment and success. There are contributions from famous ballerinas as well as from popular authors. This wide-ranging collection will appeal to all ballet and dance fans.

Pirouette: Ballet Stories 2008, Kingfisher, New York

ISBN-13: 9780753462430

Trade paperback

Pirouette: Ballet Stories 2008, Kingfisher Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780753416303

Unabridged edition