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Betty Oliphant - The Artistry of Teaching by Nadia Potts

Author Nadia Potts, former National Ballet of Canada principal dancer, was a student of Betty Oliphant's for over a decade. Before her death, Oliphant spent five years recording her unique approach to ballet training in collaboration with Potts. Descriptions of the classes are accompanied by DanceForms figures, which serve to clearly illustrate the exercises. Oliphant's views, observations and insights about teaching are offered along with a collection of captivating photographs.