Swan Lake


by Zhu, Ping, Zhu, Ping | The arts
Published 01/03/2012 by Nobrow Ltd in the United Kingdom as part of the Leporello series
Paperback | 20 pages

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ISBN: 9781907704222 Category:


A beautiful concertina book detailing a night at the Ballet – the pristine theatre, audience and performance on one side and the back-stage bustle and nerves on the other. Based on a performance of Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake, the images are not only inspired by the dramatic story but also the atmosphere of a working dance venue. Zhu illustrates the orchestra, the boxes and even the entrance hall and ticket office. Back-stage are ropes and pulleys, stage hands and prop handlers, ballerinas nervously awaiting their queue, the director signalling and gesturing silently.

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Weight 0.12 kg