ballet ballet  /bæ ˈleɪ/


  1. (n) a theatrical representation of a story that is performed to music by trained dancers
  2. (n) music written for a ballet


  1. The attempted stage illusion, like the ballet to which it belonged, was handsome, arrestingand just short of convincing.
  2. Considering the sad record of the past, the idea of a good German ballet troupe might seem as implausible as a Nepalese surfing club.
  3. As sure as street-corner Santas or mobile displays in the frosted windows of department stores, The Nutcracker ballet has become an accepted ritual of a big-city Christmas.


  1. Previewing Louisville Ballet's 2013-2014 season

    Louisville Ballet presents a mix of classics, traditional favorities, and contemporary works during its 2013-14 season. Louisville Ballet presents a mix of classics, traditional favorites, and contemporary works during its 2013-14 season.
    on June 13, 2013     Source:

  2. Ballet - Pre

    Let your child experience the joys of dancing! These ballet classes teach poise, coordination, and classical ballet technique in a positive and imaginative atmosphere.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  3. Boulder Ballet brings dance to Broomfield for Ballet in the Park

    Broomfield ballet lovers have long enjoyed a perennial family outing that has only grown in popularity over the years. Ballet in the Park, a community function of Boulder Ballet, is in its ninth season and will visit the Broomfield Amphitheater Sunday for a night of dance. Enthusiasts are encouraged to come early, bring a picnic and enjoy the romantic juxtaposition of casual and royal that is ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Broomfield Enterprise

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  1. Prince William, 24, said: "The idea is we wanted to get artists that our mother really loved, and then artists that both Harry and I enjoy, and in the middle with the ballet and Andrew Lloyd Webber - obviously she loved her dancing and her...
    on Dec 12, 2006 By: Prince William Source: Times Online

  2. In 1996, Charisse recalled her reaction on entering the movies: "Ballet is a closed world and very rigid; MGM was a fairyland. You'd walk down the lot, seeing all these fabulous movies being made with the greatest talent in the world sitting there....
    on Jun 17, 2008 By: Cyd Charisse Source:

  3. Tomlin explained, "This is a woman who heard the Beach Boys and made a ballet."
    on Dec 7, 2008 By: Twyla Tharp Source: USA Today

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