Ballet life behind the scenes: from classes, rehearsals, and performances to the company and home lives of the dancers
Provides an inside look at the private and professional lives of such noted dancers as Mikhail Baryshnikov, Cynthia Gregory, Rudolf Nureyev, Natalia Makarova, Peter Martins, and Patricia McBride
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